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Top Apartment Amenities for 2019

Posted on December 10, 2018

Today’s renters are demanding more from their apartment buildings, making the need for property management companies to continue to innovate. So, what are the hottest trends for 2019? Services, especially ones that cater to convenience and social interaction. Washers and Dryers…

Stealth Monitoring Will Be Attending ICSC Texas Deal Making for 8th Consecutive Year

Posted by Blake Mitchell on December 10, 2018

Are you a shopping center owner or manager who is interested in reducing crime and unwanted activity at your property? Stealth Monitoring, North America’s largest independent provider of video security technology, will be showcasing our innovative solutions at the ICSC Texas…

Construction Trends: Resilient Construction Designs and Increased Costs

Posted by Steve Mansell on December 10, 2018

Experts predict there will be a 6% construction growth in the southern region of the United States. Texas is forecasted to have the strongest growth at 10%. Construction trends in the Lone Star State fall under several headings, but this article will focus on two – resilient…

6 Tips to Help Keep Your Property Safe This Holiday Season

Posted by David Charney on December 7, 2018

It’s the most wonderful time of the year…for criminals. While stores are brimming with activity, many non-retail businesses may be closed for a few days, so employees can celebrate the season with family. That means offices filled with furniture, computers, phones, TVs and other…

Dangerous Loiterer Pulled Gun on Residents at Senior Living Apartment Complex

Posted by Chris O' Rourke on December 5, 2018

Loitering is often the precursor to more menacing criminal activities. In some cases, it may put your tenants and visitors in danger. Residents at a Madison, Wisconsin senior living apartment complex faced an armed individual with a warrant for his arrest. A 60-year-old…

How Big Data Can Revolutionize the Construction Industry

Posted by Steve Mansell on December 3, 2018

Big data. This relatively new term is tossed around a lot in the business world but what does it mean? Big data describes the large amount of information flooding companies every day, as well as the powerful computing systems needed to process it. As technology evolves,…

Valuable Tips for Securing Your Construction Site During the Holidays

Posted by Steve Mansell on November 30, 2018

The holidays are here and that means many construction sites will shut down for a day or two, possibly even longer. There’s no question that construction sites are dangerous environments for workers and visitors. Unattended ones can also pose tremendous risks, from theft and…

Thieves Target Electronics at Fort Worth Homeless Shelter

Posted by David Charney on November 26, 2018

It’s the holiday season. A time for cheer, gift giving, parties and yes, even crime. Identity theft, home break-ins, online shopping scams and other crimes of opportunity tend to increase during the holidays. It seems no one is immune to it either, even a Fort Worth homeless…