Saturday, November 26, 2022

Nationwide

Rent Upsurge Of 2.9 Percent Nationwide In June

Renters are paying an average of $40 more per month than a year ago as June rents brought a rents upsurge of 2.9 percent in national average rents, according to RENTCafe.com, based on Yardi...

7 Drivers Affecting Multifamily Growth Going Forward

The drivers affecting multifamily growth in the next two to five years involve several issues that were discussed by leading experts from Yardi Matrix in a recent webinar. The Yardi Matrix 2018 U.S. Multi-Family Market...

Man Awarded $20 Million After Fall Through Portland Apartment Walkway

A jury has found a Portland apartment complex failed to make proper repairs to a walkway and awarded $20 million to a man who fell through the Portland apartment walkway, according to reports. The man,...

HUD Settles With Landlords Over Sexual Harassment In Housing

Sexual harassment in housing complaints by tenants continue to be a HUD focus as HUD and the U.S. Department of Justice have combined to fight sexual harassment in housing which has led to fines...

Are LED Light Bulbs The Best Option For Your Rental Property?

LED light bulbs, whether replaced by the landlord or the tenant in your rental property, is theĀ maintenance checkup fromĀ Keepe this week as we look at the pros and cons. Going green is also important for...

7 Checklist Items For Spring Rental Property Maintenance Outside

Getting ready for warmer weather and rental property maintenance is the maintenance checkup this week, provided by Keepe.Spring is the best time to plan and get to work on a rental property maintenance on the exterior.As weather gets...

Renters Now A Majority In Almost 25 Percent Of Largest U.S. Cities

Renters are now a majority in almost a quarter of the 100 largest U.S. cities as they shifted from owner- to renter-majority between 2006 and 2016, according to a new report from RentCafe.Renters took...

Have You Reviewed Your Criminal Background Checks Policy Lately?

The Grace Hill training tip of the week focuses on your criminal background checks policy and whether you are using it correctly.By Ellen ClarkA federal lawsuit in New York is challenging a landlord’s blanket ban on leasing to...

6 Insights About Rental Property Owners And Property Managers

What are the keys to the relationship between rental property owners and property managers? These insights could help rental property owners better set their expectations and help property managers better understand the owners.The rental...

Are Your Social Media Posts Compliant With Fair Housing Laws?

The Grace Hill training tip of the week focuses on how Fair Housing Laws apply to social media posts and property management.By Ellen Clark Social media is a great tool for marketing in the multifamily industry to help...