Multi-Family Residential

Protect Your Apartments and Commercial Properties with These Winter Security Tips

Posted by Eric Nauta on December 11, 2019

Winter is coming. Sort of. In Texas, for example, you'll see several 40-degree days and then 60- or 70-degree temperatures for a few days. Repeat. That's the worst kind of winter because the wild swings in temperatures can do a lot of damage to apartments and commercial…

Why You Need to Find Creative Ways to Increase NOI

Posted by Brandon Koepnick on December 6, 2019

Whether you're an apartment property manager in California or elsewhere, you'll want to know about the recently passed new statewide rent control law in California.. To battle the housing crisis and the 43 percent increase in homelessness in the last two years, California's…

Live Video Monitoring Helps Detect Four-Alarm Fire Early, Resulting in No Injuries

Posted by Eric Nauta on December 5, 2019

ABC Affiliate Reports No Injuries in Destructive Fire That Demolished Condo Building WFAA, the ABC affiliate in Dallas, reported dozens of people were displaced from their home when a fire swept through a condo building, just weeks before the holidays. Luckily no one was hurt in…

California Apartment Parking Garage Arrest

Posted by Jamie Lynch on November 19, 2019

The following video showcases a crime that is common at multifamily residential properties. What’s not so typical is the outcome.

How to Beat the High Cost of Crime in San Francisco

Posted by Alex Godwin-Austen on November 15, 2019

San Francisco rates a two on the Neighborhood Scout Crime Analytics Crime Index. That's on a scale of 100 where 100 is safest. This means San Francisco, California, is safer than 2 percent of U.S. cities. The California city takes the No. 1 spot in U.S. property crime according…

These Statistics Will Make You Add Apartment Security Systems

Posted by Eric Nauta on November 14, 2019

If there's one statistic that speaks to the urgent need for apartment security systems, it's this one from National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC): "Apartments have an 85 percent higher chance of being burglarized than single-family homes." Almost 700,000 burglaries occurred in…

6 Crime Prevention Tips That Can Help Secure Your Businesses

Posted by Rick Charney on November 7, 2019

The numbers say it all. Businesses are not doing enough in terms of crime prevention. For starters, CNBC says workplace crime costs U.S. companies $50 billion per year. It turns out that one-third of businesses fail because of workplace theft. Employee theft is also a problem as…

Apartment Security: Fitness Center Fun

Posted by Norm Charney on October 22, 2019

In this month’s video, a couple finds themselves in a precarious situation in their apartment fitness center.