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# Subject   Posts
1 Pet Deposits, Pet Fees, and Pet Rent: Appropriate or Inappropriate? 157
2 Problems with Compliance Depot 115
3 100 Apartment Marketing Ideas In 100 Hours 93
4 Yardi Voyager vs. RealPage's OneSite 87
5 Slogan for dumb dum suckers for renewing residents 68
6 Maintenance Skills Quiz! 67
7 Applicant Rental History Verification 64
8 Best Property Management Software? MRI vs. Yardi vs. RealPage? 61
9 Section 8 required? 57
10 Dirty, sloppy, unclean tenants- I need a letter! 57
11 Is Anyone Using ApartmentRatings.com Effectively? 56
12 What's Your Twitter Name? 56
13 Leasing Agent Compensation 55
14 WANTED MultiFamily complex to Purchase... Must be off Market 53
15 Pay up or pack up! 53
16 Average # of units per maintenance technician 51
17 50 Resident Retention Ideas in 50 Hours 50
18 Lease renewal reminder 46
19 Companion Pets in relation to Deposits, proof, size, breed and number. 44
20 What inspires you? 37
21 Maintenance Horror Stories 36
22 E-Payments: Are you accepting 36
23 Who is your pick to win the NBA title? 36
24 Rent Drops 35
25 Who is paying attention? 35
26 How did you get started in the apartment industry? 34
27 Number of Office Employees Per Apartment Community 33
28 Tenant Eviction Apocalypse 31
29 App Folio Software...anyone using this? 31
30 Most Common Problem With Success In Social Media 31
31 Transitioning to Conventional 30
32 HandyTrac, KeyTrak, Keyper – Which is the best key management system? 30
33 All-in-one washer/dryers 30
34 Private Money Looking to Connect with Developers 27
35 Resolving Service Requests vs. Turning Units 25
36 How to deal with a hoarder? 25
37 Cost to Move 25
38 Tenants that still owe money 25
39 Smokers Bothering Other Resdients 25
40 What's the strangest thing you've ever had to do? 25
41 Security Cameras 25
42 Rent Reminders, Rent Past Due Notices 25
43 Craigslist posting 25
44 What do you say when a resident comes in as you are leaving for the day? 24
45 Working for a property w/horrible ratings and high turnover w/mgt companys 24
46 Are college degrees REALLY necessary for success? 24
47 Is 25% penetration for social media-based apartment marketing good? 24
48 Yardi Voyager vs Realpage 24
49 Decision Makers 24
50 Sure Deposit 24