Multi-Family Residential

Trio of Trespassers Tracked Down

Posted by Eric Nauta on June 18, 2019

Property managers are responsible for making sure their apartment buildings are free from criminal activity. Whether it’s theft, vandalism, illegal drugs or even maintenance repairs, residents’ safety concerns can affect rental rates and market value.

What You Need to Know About Multifamily Development in a Recession

Posted by Eric Nauta on June 14, 2019

Experts say signs indicate a recession is likely to come soon. The Motley Fool confirms the warnings are there. The signs of a recession include the following: Unemployment rate peakingInflation climbingYield curve decreasingCredit card debt and late payment risingHome sales…

Here's a Better Option for Companies with Security Guards

Posted by Pearson Brock on June 3, 2019

A suspect shot two police officers in a retail store. In response, the officers' families are suing the retailer, the security company providing the guards, and the two security guards on duty at the time of the shooting. Why? Because the officers thought the guards had detained…

A Guide to Thermal Imaging Cameras

Posted by Melissa Parsons on May 30, 2019

When it comes to securing outdoor assets, there is no doubt you will encounter areas where light, or lack thereof, is an issue. This is especially true when trying to protect property perimeters. Traditional security cameras, while able to catch most things, struggle to see at…

Illegal Dumping: Why You Need a Waste Disposal Program

Posted by Pearson Brock on May 29, 2019

Illegal dumping is a problem that few multifamily residential properties and retail centers talk about or address. Because many people come and go on these properties, outsiders dump trash in the property's waste disposal area. They figure they can get away with it because no…

Clean Up of Drug Use in Laundry Room

Posted by Eric Nauta on May 21, 2019

One of the more destructive actions that can damage an apartment building’s reputation is the illegal possession and distribution of drugs.

Connect with Stealth at NAA's Apartmentalize 2019!

Posted by Chris O' Rourke on May 20, 2019

Stealth Monitoring wants to meet you at the NAA in Denver! Apartment managers have an obligation to provide a safe environment for their residents and staff. In doing so, they face many challenges including high security guard costs, losses from property damage, theft and…

Projects Recycle Shipping Containers into Housing Units

Posted by Pearson Brock on May 13, 2019

Ernest Cline, the author of Ready Player One, may have been onto something. The main character lived in a multifamily housing community called the stacks. These consisted of trailers and mobile living homes that stacked on top of one another. Building the stacks saved space,…