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  • Cyber Attacks Are on the Rise

    By Jeanne McGlynn Delgado, NMHC The recent spate of high-profile data breaches sharply underscores the fact that no business, regardless of size or specialty, is immune from the threat of a cyber attack. Hackers are becoming more sophisticated and the risk of an attack is no longer a question of if—but

    National 11 December 2014 12:33
  • Guest Blog: Leading the Pack: Technology Trends that Give Multifamily Executives the Modern Edge

    By Nat Kunes, Vice President of Product, AppFolio Property Manager In today’s competitive market, multifamily professionals need to bring their “A” game. While the market ebbs and flows, finding the best team to run your business and making the most cost-effective decisions are always going to be essential components of a strong

    National 05 September 2014 17:00
  • Adopting New Real Estate Technologies

    Five Best Practices for Making the Shift to New Electronic Systems By Melissa D. White, GFI Management Services In the realm of real estate, technology is completely changing the apartment leasing experience, and Millennial renters, who are accustomed to data at their fingertips, are at the forefront of this revolution. But what does

    National 07 May 2014 16:40
  • Perspectives: One Year After Sandy

    By Ian Marlow, FiTech Consultants All across the country extreme weather events are growing more frequent and more severe, as is the devastation they wreak. Add to these natural disasters the scope of the 9/11 attacks and we see that although multifamily property owners and managers cannot anticipate these events, there

    National 15 December 2013 13:00
  • Tech Report: Revenue Management Today and Tomorrow

    By Jeffrey Steele, Contributing Editor Once utilized only by the largest property management companies, revenue management is now being embraced throughout the apartment industry. Revenue management systems allow companies to maximize rent revenues on a day-to-day basis, while also providing them greater market insights and the flexibility to accommodate the needs of

    National 13 November 2013 23:54
  • The Great Apartment Debate

    It’s important to know who’s coming in and out of a building. That way, crimes can be prevented, and if they do occur, they can be solved more easily. No one wants to live somewhere that isn’t safe. But does everyone need to know everyone’s business all the time? According to

    National 08 October 2013 18:55
  • Cyber Liability

    By Kevin D. Smith, CPCU, ARM, The Graham Company Among the many risks that property owners must manage is the risk of cyber liability. Years ago, privacy of residents’ personally identifiable data was confined to filing cabinets and office computers, but now this data exists electronically in the cloud, on laptops,

    National 02 August 2013 13:15