2008 Technology Choice Award Winners

Dear Reader,

Technology impacts nearly every aspect of the multi-housing business, from marketing to property management, resident payments to security. For multi-housing executives trying to squeeze out profits and tighten efficiencies, the implementation of new technologies and systems can make all the difference. It is therefore with great pleasure that MHN honors the 2008 winners of our annual Technology Choice Awards. The companies shown here represent the leading edge in a highly competitive field. You and your peers have voted these firms as the “best of the best” in terms of providing innovative system design, system reliability, return on investment, and customer care. Please do keep this list as a reference! It’s a tremendous all-year resource when you need to search out new suppliers or just need to know what’s on the market. Best of all, you benefit from the collective wisdom of your colleagues who have given these particular companies their stamp of approval.To make sure you’ll be able to access the list from anywhere at anytime, 24/7, we are also showcasing the winners on our Web site at www.multi-housingnews.com.

Congratulations to the 2008 MHN Technology Choice Award winners, and a sincere “thank you” to all those readers who cast ballots.

Regards,

Natasha Selhi, Associate Publisher

Property Management Software
AMSI
Intuit Real Estate Solutions
OneSite by RealPage
Yardi

Resident Screening Systems
First Advantage SafeRent
On-Site Manager, Inc.
LeasingDesk Screening by RealPage
Resident Data

Resident Payment Systems
OneSite Payments by RealPage
PropertyBridge
ResidentPay by Property Solutions
Sure Deposit

Internet Listing Services
ApartmentGuide.com
Apartments.com
ForRent.com
Rent.com

Telecommunications Providers
AT&T Connected Communities
Comcast Cable
Time Warner Cable
Verizon Enhanced Communities

Security
HandyTrac Key Control
KeyTrak Inc
Kwikset
Schlage/Ingersoll-Rand Security & Safety Americas

E-Commerce (Maintenance)
Buyers Access
HD Supply
Lowe’s
Wilmar

Utility Management
American Utility Management
ista North America
NWP Services Corp
Velocity

Lead Management
Access 24/7 by Intuit Real Estate Solution
CallSource
Crossfire by RealPage
LevelOne

Resident Portals
Access 24/7 by Intuit Real Estate Solutions
Crossfire by RealPage
Property Solutions
Resite Online

Marketing Websites
Crossfire by RealPage
Ellipse
MyNewSite
Property Solutions