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Dear Fair Housing Lady: Merry Christmas?

November 23, 2010 | 2 Comments

Dear Fair Housing Lady, At this time of year I would say “Merry Christmas” to you, but I am oh-so-nervous to do that.  My manager says that would be a violation of the Fair Housing Act because anything related to religion is a no-no (I am even afraid to say “sin” because that might have […]

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Look Before You Leap: Making Informed Business Decisions as You Embrace Social Media

July 14, 2010 | 1 Comment

It’s not just about stone tablets anymore (even if those of you who know the authors of this article may think we put this article together using them). We no longer rely solely on print to convey our messages and information, and the once-exotic website is now oh-so-last century as many of you text, tweet, […]

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Look Before You Leap: Making Informed Business Decisions as You Embrace Social Media

July 14, 2010 | 1 Comment

It’s not just about stone tablets anymore (even if those of you who know the authors of this article may think we put this article together using them). We no longer rely solely on print to convey our messages and information, and the once-exotic website is now oh-so-last century as many of you text, tweet, […]

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Multi-family housing expert to speak at NAA

Multi-family housing expert to speak at NAA

June 21, 2010 | 0 Comments

When it comes to fair housing, multi-family professionals have been educated on important issues regarding race, color, disability, children, etc. But these issues, albeit extremely important, are not the only fair housing issues. Are your forays into social media presenting you with fair housing risks? What does a miniature horse have to do with fair […]

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Singing Your Praises – Staff and Residents

May 10, 2010 | 0 Comments

Few things are more gratifying than having folks tell you that you are doing a great job.  You don’t even have to blow your own horn when that validation comes from your staff (welcoming me to your great community through your advertising) and your residents (telling me how they love, just love, living at your […]

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Playing by the Rules – Contests, Sweepstakes and Lotteries!

May 5, 2010 | 0 Comments

No matter where and how you are advertising your community, be it in print, online, or through social media websites, you have many creative ideas about how to entice people to visit you and consider you for their new apartment home.  But do you know the differences between a contest, a sweepstakes and a lottery?  […]

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Social Media – Know Your Risks

Social Media – Know Your Risks

October 26, 2009 | 0 Comments

When you got ready to leave home today, you knew there was the possibility that someone could wrongly come into your home to steal things, so you probably locked your door, and perhaps set an alarm.  Then, when you got behind the wheel of your car, you knew there could be an accident, so you […]

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