Archive for October, 2017

4 Creative And Innovative Ways To Add Value To Your Apartment Building

Friday, October 27th, 2017

There are some interesting ways you can add value to your apartment building!

Have you ever wondered why the major players in residential real estate investment avoid single family homes? There are a variety of reasons that would lure investors towards an apartment building instead of a single-family home. But the most significant factor is the amount of control an apartment building owner has. Owners of large multi-family properties can easily control the value of their investment. This flexibility is something that allows investors to make improvements to increase the property’s value. Here are just a few creative ways that building owners can improve the value of their apartment building. (more…)

The Most Important Things To Consider When Creating Your Association’s Annual Budget

Friday, October 20th, 2017

Creating an appropriate budget for your association requires careful thought and consideration.

All organizations, whether non-profit or for-profit struggle to find and set an appropriate budget. No matter the tax status of an association, staying viable is typically essential!  A critical part of association management is the annual budget creation process. While the annual budget might seem like an annual headache, it is absolutely essential that you create a budget with transparency, efficiency, and accountability in mind. Here are some of the considerations that you need to make as part of your association’s annual budget creation process. (more…)

What To Expect When Moving From A House To An Apartment

Thursday, October 12th, 2017

Moving from a house to an apartment can be a significant adjustment.

Moving from a big house to an apartment can provide you with a fresh new start. In fact, these changes may appear scary on the surface, but the reality is that there is absolutely nothing for you to fear. Here are some things you should come to expect as you move from a house into an apartment. (more…)

The 2 Best-Kept Secrets For Selling Your Home Quickly

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Putting your home on the market can be a very overwhelming process.

Putting your beloved home on the market can be extremely stressful, especially in today’s climate. Week after week of showings requires your house to be presentable always, plaguing you with the hassle of leaving at a moment’s notice. In fact, when you have pets or children, that stress is multiplied. But, buyers will be most interested in your home the first few weeks it’s on the market, so you need to hit the ground running and sell before your listing grows stale. The first thing your potential buyers are going to notice is your exterior and landscape- does your home have attractive curb appeal? If not, then it’s the perfect place to start as we divulge the very best kept secrets for the quick sale of your home. (more…)