How to Get Creative with Your Retention Plans

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A property’s success depends on its ability to sweep residents off their feet, especially after they sign the lease. Before you know it, another year will have gone by and residents have a big decision to make: to move or stay. Here are three of P.B. Bell’s top tips to get creative with your retention plans:   Did Someone Say …

P.B. Bell Welcomes New Project Manager and Promotes Five on Expanding Corporate Team

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Scottsdale, Ariz. (February 20, 2020) – P.B. Bell, a leader in multifamily housing development and management, recently expanded their corporate team with a new hire and announced the promotion of five team members.  Bernie Pipan joins the P.B. Bell development team as the new project manager. In his new role, Pipan will work collaboratively on community projects with project consultants, …

How to Host the Perfect Resident Appreciation Week

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Our residents make our world go ‘round. Last week, we celebrated Resident Appreciation Week at all of our P.B. Bell communities! We appreciate our residents every day of the year, but we decided it was only fitting to pull out all the stops during the very special Valentine’s week. We understand it can be difficult to schedule and plan activities …

How to Pick the Right Location for Your Next Multifamily Community

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Investors and developers in the multifamily industry understand the importance of analyzing every aspect of a new potential investment or development opportunity. In order to be successful in this highly competitive market, industry leaders have to consider dozens of various factors when building their portfolio. While these factors may vary slightly from professional to professional depending on their individual needs …

How to Be Transparent in Property Management

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In any apartment community, residents look for transparency, mutual respect and honesty from their property managers. These qualities help to build trust between both the resident and onsite property management team. Overall, transparency also helps to ensure that residents receive the kind of treatment and attention that they deserve. Here are three ways a seasoned property management team can practice …

Creating a Strong Relationship in the Beginning

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First impressions are important. They determine the direction that all future encounters will go. Whether it’s a firm handshake, a warm smile or a compliment, creating a strong and positive first impression will set the tone for any relationship. Experienced professionals in the property management industry understand the importance of establishing a warm, friendly and welcoming relationship with prospective residents …

Top 5 places in the Valley to Try Out This New Year

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2020 is finally here and with the New Year comes countless opportunities to explore all the different restaurants, top destinations and attractions that the Valley has to offer. If one of your New Year’s resolutions includes trying new places and things but you don’t know where to start, don’t fret. Whether you’re with family, friends or just want to enjoy …

Top Organizational Tips for Small Spaces

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2020 is rapidly approaching and many of us are preparing our goals for the New Year. For those looking to reevaluate their space and reorganize their life, it can sometimes feel like an almost impossible feat when you are living in a smaller space. However, size does not need to be an obstacle as long as you are creative with …

Phoenix Business Journal: Phoenix Area’s Best Places to Work – Midsize

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P.B. Bell ranked #11 on the Phoenix Business Journal’s Phoenix Area’s Best Places to Work list for midsize companies.   Midsize: 100-249 employees. Information compiled and provided by Quantum Workplace. Rankings based on telephone surveys with company employees. Other information points include number of employees, business description and top local executive.   To learn more, check out the full article …

Top 3 Tech Amenities to Make Your Residents’ Lives Easier

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With the new year almost here, it is a great time to consider what technology will look like at your communities moving forward as it is becoming ever more prevalent in our everyday lives. Not only do prospective residents seek accommodations that include smart tech within their own individual apartment, residents are also actively searching for apartments that have access …