Operators are seeking solutions that create convenience, reduce redundancies and establish single-source hubs to streamline operations. Multiple system logins have proven inefficient and problematic, turning property managers toward software that pairs with multiple hardware lines.
Industry Trends Report |Week of March 13
The top storylines in multifamily this week are rent reporting to credit bureaus, smoke-free apartments, net operating income, flexible rent payments, app tech that drives resident retention, ChatGPT uses and risks, construction soars, higher-income renters increasing and student housing rent growth.
The Three Cs of App Tech
Today’s prospective renter experience barely resembles the traditional model deployed in recent decades. It is now fully mobile and self-sufficient, and empowers renters with more control over the process from Day 1. So why does the post-move-in resident app experience often become so convoluted?
Industry Trends Report |Week of March 6
The top storylines in multifamily this week are finding a good BTR market, rethinking pet restrictions, hoarding solutions, curb appeal is changing, the 2023 spring leasing preview, ChatGPT and multifamily marketing, oversupply won’t last, the math of renting over buying and the affordability crisis.
Industry Trends Report |Week of February 27
The top storylines in multifamily this week are pets, training and retention, flexible living, the “E” in ESG, the role of multifamily marketers, the brave new world for leasing consultants, developers sour on the Sunbelt, background checks and a record number of people are looking to move.
Industry Trends Report |Week of February 20
The top storylines in multifamily this week are application fraud, strengths-based culture, property marketing, tech implementation, proptech, tech stress, affordable housing, little distress for multifamily in 2023 and multifamily development outpaces single-family.
Xeal, Hunt Companies Partner for EV Charging at Hawaii Veterans Clinic
Xeal today announced an agreement with Hunt Companies, Inc. to install 19 Level-2 chargers at the Daniel Kahikina Akaka Department of Veterans Affairs Community-Based Outpatient Clinic in Kalaeloa, Oahu, Hawaii. Xeal’s installation of the chargers is expected to be completed in Q2 2023.
Industry Trends Report |Week of February 13
The top storylines in multifamily this week are offering the right amenities, maintenance retention, evolution of multifamily tech, the rise of sustainability, using TikTok in multifamily marketing, ChatGPT and lead generation and the hidden costs of chronic understaffing.
Amenities That Will Impact Renter Decisions in 2023
Amenities play a critical role in the success of a multifamily community. For current residents, they can make or break the decision to renew. Meanwhile, prospective residents will gravitate towards communities that offer amenities that cater to their varying lifestyles.
Industry Trends Report | Week of February 6
The top storylines in multifamily this week are creating rent payment options for renters, the benefits of flexible leasing terms, how giving back builds better teams, pet-inclusive policies, dealing with loopholes in renters’ insurance and how the latest rate hikes will impact multifamily.