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    Local businesses, volunteer opportunities matter to renters

    While the apartment industry has been engaged in the amenity wars over the past decade, neighborhoods still matter a lot.

    By Aug. 8, 2022
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    Mid-Atlantic developer EYA adds dedicated multifamily team

    The two hires will manage multiple new development projects to advance the firm’s focus on mixed-use, walkable neighborhoods.

    By Aug. 5, 2022
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    Thought Leaders: July 2022

    Executives from Trion Properties, CGI+, Drucker + Falk and more talk about their latest challenges and successes.

    By , July 29, 2022
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    Goyal named CEO of Three Pillars Capital Group

    George Goyal will team with co-founder and COO Josh Welch to lead the Houston-based multifamily investment firm.

    By July 27, 2022
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    The Great Resignation isn't over for multifamily employers

    In this series, Multifamily Dive explores ways to recruit and retain workers during a time of high turnover.

    July 19, 2022
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    Retain workers by managing burnout, building resilience

    Here’s how the multifamily sector can give employees a work-life balance that supports both their personal and professional needs.

    By Robyn Griggs Lawrence • July 15, 2022
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    Why one owner expects to see price declines of up to 30% for some assets

    Interest rate increases could cause pain for owners who are forced to sell.

    By July 12, 2022
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    Why workers are moving on

    Employees at all levels of the apartment industry seek flexibility, respect and a bigger paycheck.

    By Robyn Griggs Lawrence • July 11, 2022
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    The Big Quit: Employees opt out of jobs in search of better pay, less stress

    The Great Resignation is headed straight for multifamily’s middle managers, experts say.

    By Robyn Griggs Lawrence • July 8, 2022
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    Institutional clients help fuel one manager’s growth

    Despite record profits, Drucker + Falk struggles to fill open roles — particularly in maintenance. 

    By July 5, 2022
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    Erkan to take the reins at Greystone

    Steve Rosenberg is stepping down as the real estate finance firm’s CEO but will remain on as executive chairman.

    By Robin Bradley • July 5, 2022
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    Thought Leaders: June 2022

    This month executives from Camden, Village Green, CHA Partners and more talk about their latest challenges and successes.

    By June 30, 2022
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    Operational efficiency a rising concern for multifamily operators

    Recruiting, HR and maximizing revenue remain top challenges, according to new research unveiled at last week’s Apartmentalize conference.

    By June 27, 2022
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    Pandemic, interest rates create pressure for affordable managers

    Higher borrowing rates, combined with increased labor and materials costs, are forcing managers to operate more efficiently.

    By June 24, 2022
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    How this property manager tackles labor, technology challenges

    Weeding out unnecessary technology and finding workers from new industries are twin goals for RMK Management.

    By June 21, 2022
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    Housing activists work to move the needle on affordability

    In communities across the country, local groups aim to shed light on the housing crisis while fighting against the NIMBY movement.

    By Robyn Griggs Lawrence • June 15, 2022
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    YIMBY: The making of a movement

    Yes, In My Backyard groups have formed in communities across the country to fight zoning and development practices that make housing less affordable.

    By Robyn Griggs Lawrence • June 13, 2022
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    Property managers deal with churn

    With more investors selling properties than in the past, operators learn to adjust.

    By June 13, 2022
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    Meet the YIMBYs

    Housing advocates are changing the affordability conversation by standing up for denser development.

    By Robyn Griggs Lawrence • June 13, 2022
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    Squeezing efficiency out of single-family rentals

    After rapid growth over the past couple of years, Pure still sees consolidation opportunities through technology.

    By June 13, 2022
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    NJ developer relies on communication, planning to fight cost increases

    Rising interest rates add another complication to underwriting development.

    By June 2, 2022
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    Thought Leaders: May 2022

    This month executives from Northland, Accesso, FPI Management and more talk about their latest challenges and successes.

    By May 26, 2022
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    Pure makes a play for institutional investors, looks for more acquisitions

    The company expects to operate in 25 states by the end of the year and recently closed a $50 million financing round.

    By May 25, 2022
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    BTR platform AHV Communities makes additions to its leadership team

    AHV brings on four new executives as it aims to build from coast to coast.

    By May 23, 2022
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    How the nation's fifth-largest manager is handling staffing issues

    FPI Management sees a recovery in some West Coast markets even as it grapples with labor challenges.

    By May 20, 2022