Resident Life Blog

Making a Smooth Transition To A New Property Management Team

Within any apartment community, it’s normal to experience a few property management changes due to the sale of the property. As often as these management changes occur, the process of switching to a new team is rarely simple and often creates a few obstacles along the way. However, an experienced property management team, like P.B. […]

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Best Kept Secrets in the Valley

Now that the temperatures outside are starting to dip below 90 degrees during the day, it’s finally pleasant enough to spend the day out while the sun is still up and enjoy the glorious Fall weather. With the sunshine beaconing us outside, now is the best time to get out and explore everything that Arizona […]

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Multi-Functional Furniture and Decor To Make the Most of Your Space

When it comes to apartment living, “bigger” is not always better, at least when it comes to furniture and decor. As you’re furnishing your new space or redecorating your current apartment, consider utilizing furniture that is multi-functional in order to make your living area feel spacious, comfortable and decluttered. Don’t worry — bringing in pieces […]

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How To Keep Your Residents Happy

Within the property management industry, residents’ overall happiness and satisfaction with a community will be a major factor in determining an apartment’s success or eventual downfall. Ensuring that you are meeting your residents’ needs and wants is crucial to making them feel valued and at home, and ultimately increasing the success of your community. If […]

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Self-Care Tips Without Leaving Your Apartment Community

Whip out the face masks and yoga mats because September is National Self-Care Awareness Month. We know that it can be difficult to find time for yourself amidst work, friends, family and life in general. However, now is the perfect time to take a moment to reflect on whether or not you have been making […]

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The Most Challenging Aspects of Property Management

Owning and operating a full-service property management company involves many people wearing many different hats. It means never knowing exactly what to expect but rolling with the punches.  In this industry, no two days are the same and each week presents a new set of challenges to work through and learn from. Those who work […]

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Going Green at Your Community

What’s trendy in 2019? The environment. Now more than ever, people look for and expect community amenities that promote green lifestyles. Providing solutions for greener alternatives in our communities makes a huge impact in the cities in which we reside. It also allows our residents to make a difference in their everyday lives so they […]

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Cool Places to Cool Off Before School Starts

The long summer days are coming to an end and back to school season is looming in front of us. However, even with the final days of summer ticking away, it’s not too late to squeeze in a few more unforgettable memories with your family before the kids head back to school. Although Arizona’s record-high […]

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Amenities for Every Generation

Every resident has different needs and desires when it comes to their ideal apartment community. As property managers, we try to offer a variety of amenities that can appeal to our members. However, with every community having such a diverse group of renters, how can you satisfy everyone? As we are currently in the midst […]

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How to Have a Strong Resident Retention Game

It’s crucial to hold our residents’ happiness to the utmost importance. It’s our job to make sure that their needs are met but also to go above and beyond, meeting their wants and desires as well. Doing this builds a stronger sense of community and creates lasting relationships. What’s the best way to achieve greater […]

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