Modern consumer expectations have greatly evolved over the last decade – especially when it comes to shopping and buying. For instance, if consumers make a substantial online purchase, chances are they have the option to pay in increments rather than in-full, using platforms such as Affirm or Afterpay.
Sentral Acquires Align Residential, Doubles U.S. Management Footprint
Sentral, a full-service management company offering any length of stay, today announced its acquisition of Align Residential, a national management firm specializing in innovative residential experiences. The acquisition expands Sentral’s communities to 40, and the company’s network to 15 U.S. cities.
Xeal and FRG Bring EV Charging to Historic Main Line of Pennsylvania
Xeal, a leading provider of EV charging stations and smarter technology for the multifamily industry, today announced an agreement with Friedman Realty Group to provide charging stations for FRG’s Philadelphia portfolio, bringing charging to communities situated on the historic Main Line of Pennsylvania.
Xeal Partners with StreetLights for Six-State EV Charging Rollout
Xeal, a leading provider of electric vehicle (EV) charging stations and smarter technology for the multifamily industry, today announced an agreement with StreetLights Residential to install a significant number of charging stations across the company’s nationwide pipeline of new developments.
Grace Hill Acquires Edge2Learn and Ellis Partners
Grace Hill, an innovator of talent and customer management solutions for commercial and multi-family real estate, announced today that it has acquired Edge2Learn, an e-learning company, and Ellis Partners in Management Solutions, a provider of mystery shopping and resident and employee surveys.
Industry Trends Report | Week of November 28
The top storylines in multifamily this week are tools to help with hiring and retention, the property life cycle, holiday decorations and safety, renters insurance compliance, domestic abuse during the holidays and why to avoid hesitation in multifamily sales.
Flooring Merger: Real Floors, Real Floors Commercial and Arbor
Together, the Real Floors and Arbor families will have more than 700 employees in 12 states with 28 locations serving over 50 markets. Real Floors is positioned to best tackle growing demand, supply chain issues, and other challenges, while continuing to be the most trusted partner in multifamily flooring installation.
Industry Trends Report | Week of May 9
The top storylines in multifamily this week are getting ready for EV charging, benefits of outsourcing, summer maintenance, multifamily investment remains strong, nourishing creativity in the workplace and cleanliness and online reputation.
Industry Trends Report | Week of April 18
The top storylines in multifamily this week are the natural disaster threat, multifamily giving back to communities, successful property managers, threats to SunBelt affordability, asking prospective residents “why” and the SmartRent acquisition of SightPlan.
Ashcroft Capital Announces Acquisition of Elliot Gwinnett Place
Ashcroft Capital, a fully integrated multifamily investment firm, today announced the acquisition of Elliot Gwinnett Place (formerly Retreat at Arc Way), a garden-style community approximately 20 miles northeast of Downtown Atlanta.