Inside the February 2012 Issue
- Feb 02, 2012
Editor’s Note: It’s Election Season Again
How will multifamily trade associations use the down time?
Executive Insight: Interview with Robert Faith, CEO, Greystar
Founder and CEO Robert Faith attributes Greystar’s number-one status to a number of factors.
Perspective: It’s Election Season Again
Debates, hearings and political posturing will sideline resolutions on critical issues.
Finance & Investment: Fannie Mae Alternatives
Election year clouds prospects for GSE reform.
Property Management: Apartment Extras: Generating ROI
Operators may not need to go beyond the standard amenity package to generate a return on investment.
Marketing: Who is Your Demographic?
With the renter pool covering a wider audience, is it possible to appeal to everyone?
Development & Design: What to Build Now
Multifamily specialists are taking wood podiums, wind turbines and modular bathrooms seriously.
Market Report: A Breath of Relief in the Mid-Atlantic
Industry experts don’t expect the 2012 election to slow the pace of recovery for the top-performing Washington, D.C. metro; in Philadelphia, diverse economics continue to shine favorably on the market.
On the Hill: First and Foremost: Agenda 2012
GSE reform and tax reform are top legislative priorities for trade associations.
Multifamily adopts the mantra ‘services not servers.’
Green Beat: The Laws of Recycling
Get residents on board before recycling is mandated in your apartment communities.
Renters’ Choice: Bathroom Wish List
MHN finds out what features apartment residents value most.
Products & Services: Buttoning Up: Products for an Energy-Efficient Building
The true key to energy efficiency is a tight building envelope.