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ForRent.com & Homes.com Help One Hurricane Victim Family Find a Home

ForRent.com & Homes.com Help One Hurricane Victim Family Find a Home

December 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

    In late October, Hurricane Sandy hit the East Coast hard, leaving almost 8 million families throughout New York, New Jersey and Connecticut without power and thousands without a place to call home. We were inspired by one family in particular and had an opportunity to help support the Correa family of Staten Island. […]

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Fair Housing Factoids and Word Search

December 21, 2010 | 0 Comments

Dear Fair Housing Lady:I have been attending your classes and reading your articles for what seems like years now.  Do you ever get bored keeping up with all of the Fair Housing issues for our apartment industry? Sincerely, Just Wondering Dear JW: It not only seems like years that I have been teaching fair housing, […]

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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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ForRent.com Expands Housing Options Through Exclusive Partnership with Homes.com

ForRent.com Expands Housing Options Through Exclusive Partnership with Homes.com

July 19, 2010 | 2 Comments

According to a study conducted by the National Apartment Association in June 2010, 76 percent of consumers now believe renting to be a better option than homeownership; that’s a 5 percent increase from 2008! With the ever-changing real estate landscape, it’s clear that consumers are rethinking the way they approach the home search process. In […]

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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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Great News for Corporate Housing Industry

Great News for Corporate Housing Industry

May 7, 2010 | 3 Comments

The Corporate Housing Providers Association (CHPA) released its industry report for 2010 and things look good. In this report you will see that total industry revenue was $2.36 Billion in 2009. While the industry reduced its inventory by 16% in 2009, occupancy for corporate housing held at 88% and had an average rate for a […]

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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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