Property Management

Luxury in Chicago: Alta at K Station

Chicago–When she first heard about apartments available at Alta at K Station, a luxury rental property in downtown Chicago, Ashley Kopka was hooked.

Apartment Revenue Management Conference to Debut in 2011

Park City, Utah–The National Apartment Association and are partnering to produce and promote the Apartment Revenue Management Conference, which will be held Sept. 12-14, 2011 at the Marriott Park City in Park City, Utah.

Resident-Focused Websites Help Build Community

In the past several years, resident portals have been embraced by property management firms and time-pressed residents.

Could StoveTop FireStop Put Out Fires before They Get out of Hand?

Fort Worth, Texas-based company Williams-Pyro offers an automatic stovetop fire suppressor, StoveTop FireStop, that could help in preventing many kitchen fires.

ACH to Usher Student Housing into the iPhone Realm

Houston–Asset Campus Housing is breaking new ground in the student housing world by introducing the very first student housing iPhone application, which will revolutionize the leasing process for those searching for and living in student apartment properties.

Mike Gorman Named NAA Chairman of the Board

Mike Gorman of Rose Property Group LLC has been sworn in as 2011 National Apartment Association chairman of the board.

Impediments of Aging Affordable Housing

Industry experts face up to the issues presented by the nation’s older stock of affordable housing.

Management Strategies in Florida

Dallas–Lydia Bishop has been promoted to senior vice president of the Florida region with Riverstone Residential Group, one of the largest privately owned, third-party multifamily apartment management companies in the United States.

Water Recycling at the Visionaire Condo

Donald Shields, P.E., American Water/Applied Water Management, describes the water recycling processes at The Visionaire in New York City. This LEED Platinum condo was developed by The Albanese Organization and designed by Pelli Clarke Pelli.

Special Report: Everyone’s Mobile but Are You?

Dallas–It is estimated that, worldwide, possession and use of mobile phones is almost four times higher than the ownership of personal computers.