14 task management apps for property managers

Do you remember the days before you could do everything from your phone? How did property managers keep track of all your tasks and paperwork before email, Google Drive and a smartphone? Truthfully, you probably had less to...


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Episode 12: The Great Vegas Housing Frenzy

In Episode 12: The Great Vegas Housing Frenzy, we spoke with Briana Parra of The Brazill Team to hear firsthand what’s going on with Las Vegas’s booming real estate market. In a hot market, there are always winners...


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Episode 11: Staying True to Yourself

In Episode 11: Staying True to Yourself, we talked with Bert Miller of Southern Property Management. From collecting rent checks weekly (and not missing a Friday for 16 years!) to standing up for his residents on a regular...


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Why property managers should offer renters insurance

In 2016, the Insurance Information Institute conducted a poll of homeowners and renters through ORC International about their insurance coverage. What they found showed a drastic contrast between the two groups: While 93 percent of homeowners surveyed had...


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What is upzoning and what does it mean for property managers?

In early 2019, the Minneapolis City Council voted almost unanimously to introduce new rezoning laws that allow multi-family units to be built in what used to be single-family-only zoning areas.  Their plan, called Minneapolis 2040, makes the city...


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Episode 10: Delivering on the Resident Experience

In Episode 10: Delivering on the Resident Experience (As a Property Management Powerhouse), we spoke to David Westveer of the recently-merged property management company, Westward360. A true goliath in the Chicago market, Westward now has over 25,000 units...


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Episode 9: How a Focus on SEO Could Be Hurting Your Business

In Episode 9: How a Focus on SEO Could Be Hurting Your Business, we spoke to the fiery Jason Hull of DoorGrow (a marketing agency focused on property managers) about the challenges of SEO in property management and...


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South Central real estate market trends: Austin, Nashville, Dallas, Houston, San Antonio & New Orleans

In our Local Markets blog series, the Buildium Team is exploring the impact that major real estate trends are having on cities, states, and regions of the United States. Each post combines data from our surveys of 3,746...


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Episode 8: Building a Brand of Financial Independence

 To kick it all off, in Episode 8: Building a Property Management Brand of Financial Independence, we interviewed Matt Teifke and Andrew Roberts from TRE Homes out of Austin, Texas. We talked about the thriving Austin market...


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A CPA’s advice for scaling your property management business

Heading up a property management business is no joke. Employees, friends, and family don’t often see the blood, sweat, and tears that you pour into your company. If you’re looking at how to grow your property management business,...


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