Most Popular Topics

# Subject   Posts
1 Pet Deposits, Pet Fees, and Pet Rent: Appropriate or Inappropriate? 166
2 Has anyone tried to do away with commissions? 128
3 Problems with Compliance Depot 121
4 How much do you charge for month to month fees for apartment leases? 101
5 100 Apartment Marketing Ideas In 100 Hours 98
6 What advice would you give someone just starting out in multifamily? 89
7 Yardi Voyager vs. RealPage's OneSite 88
8 Ways to describe “luxury apartment living” without using the word luxury. 84
9 What do you do when customer service causes strife with employees? 81
10 Parking help! We're currently full (98% occupied) and parking is a huge problem. 74
11 "10 Commandments of Leasing" 69
12 Maintenance Skills Quiz! 68
13 Slogan for dumb dum suckers for renewing residents 68
14 What is your premium on month to month leases? 66
15 Best Property Management Software? MRI vs. Yardi vs. RealPage? 66
16 Applicant Rental History Verification 66
17 WANTED MultiFamily complex to Purchase... Must be off Market 63
18 Anybody have any suggestions on how to collect late fees from residents? 62
19 Vet says this is a mixed breed, thoughts on approving for an apartment? 61
20 Aside from base rent, parking rent, pet rent, and water/sewer reimbursement, how else do you creatively generate income at your properties? 60
21 What is the best method/app/company for texting residents? 58
22 Average # of units per maintenance technician 58
23 Section 8 required? 57
24 Dirty, sloppy, unclean tenants- I need a letter! 57
25 How do you guys get your residents to participate in resident events? 56
26 Is Anyone Using ApartmentRatings.com Effectively? 56
27 Leasing Agent Compensation 56
28 What's Your Twitter Name? 56
29 What is the one thing that apartment locators do that drive you nuts??? 54
30 Pay up or pack up! 53
31 What company do you use to run credits, evictions history, criminal, etc... 52
32 I’m curious to know how many on-site industry people agree with breed restrictions 52
33 How do I get rid of cigarette smoke smell in an apartment? Help! 51
34 Help getting occupancy up? 50
35 50 Resident Retention Ideas in 50 Hours 50
36 How do you explain an Administration Fee to a prospect? 48
37 Could anyone give tips on things to do for Maintenance Team when there are no work orders? 47
38 Lease renewal reminder 46
39 For apartment tours, do you show anyone who walks in before your closing time or have you established a “don’t show past” time? 45
40 Ideas for Maintenance Appreciation 44
41 Companion Pets in relation to Deposits, proof, size, breed and number. 44
42 Do you require income verification as part of their application process? 43
43 Is Yardi/Rent Cafe or Appfolio the best all in one software? 43
44 What do you find is the biggest difference of managing Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) properties or Full rent properties? 43
45 What do you do with your residents who just won't stop complaining? 42
46 What are some ways to combat crime without gates in your community? 41
47 We’re are having a SERIOUS problem with residents not picking up after their pets at my property 39
48 We have people complaining they can smell pot coming through their bathroom 39
49 What do you think about having a dog or cat in the community office for a mascot? 39
50 How do I approach a Mother in my complex that is allowing for free-roam of her 3 year old? 39