Grace Hill, the innovator of customer management solutions for multifamily real estate, today announced the launch of text/SMS survey delivery for KingsleySurveys. This new delivery option enables multifamily property managers to increase the number of survey responses from campaigns.
Industry Trends Report |Week of March 20
The top storylines in multifamily this week are the Atlanta market, the perils of “unbroken” solutions, millennials and renting, being hardware agnostic, renewals, website accessibility, headwinds and tailwinds in multifamily, rising rents and construction surges.
The Perils of “If It Ain’t Broke, Don’t Fix It”
When things are going well, people tend to let them be. “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” is the standard approach when everything flows smoothly. But, what if those “unbroken” solutions are actually causing hidden problems because all the focus is placed on other things?
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.
Rent Reporting Continues to Build Momentum
Momentum is growing among public officials, as well as members of the apartment industry, that residents who pay their rents on time and in full should see a corresponding benefit to their credit histories. Less than 10% of renters currently see payment history reflected in their credit histories.
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 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.
Industry Trends Report | Week of January 30
The top storylines in multifamily this week are acting on centralization, balancing automation in multifamily, data and business intelligence, emerging leasing trends in the coming year, the ways multifamily can give back and the White House rental rights proposal.
Accommodating Renters in an Ever-Evolving Economy
The nature of volatile income is that no two renters have the same payment schedule or cash flow. When that reality is juxtaposed with the traditional first-of-the-month rent due date, it causes financial challenges for many residents – not because they can’t pay rent, but because their cash flow is so variable.
Industry Trends Report | Week of January 9
The top storylines in multifamily this week are the ongoing development of teams, the great multifamily breakup, the importance of settlements, the impact of employment data on multifamily, multifamily executives’ predictions for the coming year and changes PMs and marketers should consider.