One tug of a loose thread and the whole thing could come unraveled, which aptly frames the challenges many communities face when it comes to parking. On average, 1.7% of your residents are responsible for almost 100% of your towing issues. They can create bigger problems down the road.
The top storylines in multifamily this week are using data to address parking problems, employee mental health, amenities you need now, TikTok and marketing, fighting fraud, artificial intelligence, regional bank risks, interest rates and NMHC’s new housing initiative.
Zark Parking Solutions today announced the hiring of Cory Smith as vice president of sales, where he will help build o the momentous gains the company has made so far in 2023. In the last 45 days alone, Zark Parking Solutions has seen its roster of clients double.
Some communities don’t have to worry about parking. The funny thing is parking isn’t “a thing” until you don’t have it…and then it’s a “big thing!” Any hiccups in the process can lead to frustration, complaints to onsite teams and friction between neighbors.
The top storylines in multifamily this week are promoting responsible pet ownership, amenity versatility, brand messaging, tomorrow’s renters, data visualization, EVs and natural disasters, future rent growth, where the jobs are going and rising multifamily insurance.
Today’s owners/operators face a choice: either embrace sustainability now and be well prepared for upcoming changes or delay and struggle to catch up later. Ignoring ESG will become increasingly difficult as demands begin to arrive from multiple sides.
The top storylines in multifamily this week are renters driving innovation, co-living and the affect on housing, tips for hiring the right people, pet technology, package management, bicycle amenities, the multifamily construction pipeline, distress in the CRE market and the revival of small multifamily homes.
Renters are modern. They expect to be able to manage their lives from the palm of their hand, and that includes their living spaces and rental experience. Today’s renters demand flexibility, affordability and options. They want it provided by their apartment community — and they want it now.
The top storylines in multifamily this week are pet inclusiveness, optimizing your waste programs, location and apartment branding, AI and property management, urban tech, parking problems, the current state of CRE, fall maintenance checklist and slowing rent growth.
The top storylines in multifamily this week are redefining automation, Apartmentalize, the strength of senior housing, training maintenance techs, using social media for recruitment, AI usage in operations, coastal area communities, Insurance rates skyrocket and overcoming economic obstacles.