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.
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.
Emphasizing the “E” in ESG
As climate change and other environmental challenges continue to take center stage, more and more apartment operators are talking about Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) factors and how to create more comprehensive ESG practices within their organizations.
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.
Mill Creek Residential Joins Urban Land Institute’s Greenprint Center
Mill Creek Residential, a leading developer, owner-operator and investment manager specializing in premier rental housing across the U.S., today announced it has become a member of the Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) Greenprint Center for Building Performance.
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.
Appealing to Renters’ Desire for More Sustainability
As apartment operators calibrate their focus on further accommodating modern renters, sustainability is playing a key role in their plans. More renters are becoming aware of their environmental footprint and are making more environment and health oriented decisions in their personal lives.
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.
Xeal Welcomes Two ChargePoint Veterans to Sales Team
Xeal, a leading provider of EV charging stations and smarter technology for the multifamily industry, today announced that former ChargePoint executives Mike DiNucci and Joan Dunne are joining the company as Senior Vice President of Sales and Head of Revenue Operations, respectively.
Revamping Multifamily Pet Waste Management Efforts
With wellness and sustainability at the forefront of many residents’ minds, it’s worth reexamining some of the best practices being implemented at apartment communities when it comes to keeping residents, associates and pets safe and healthy.