According to the CTIA, in 2013, 19.1 trillion texts were sent in the United States. Texting is the number one application used on phones, and one of the most common ways of communicating. Why then, wouldn’t it extend to every part of our daily lives, including communication between property managers and renters? We are excited […]
Are you making the most of AppFolio’s Reports & Letters features? Today Todd Smith, Sr. Training Manager, hosted a webinar that reviewed how to maximize the benefits of these two powerful, though sometimes underutilized, features of AppFolio. Todd had a ton of great tips and ideas on how to take full advantage of these features. […]
Remember a few years ago when everyone was saying, “There’s an app for that” so often you wondered if technology was going to replace humans before the end of the decade? Love it or hate it, technology is firmly rooted in every industry and many companies couldn’t get through the work day without it. The […]
America is often called the great melting pot of the world. However, the melting pot analogy is becoming a thing of the past – or at least evolving. Rather than expecting foreign-born immigrants to assimilate to the American culture, we celebrate diversity. It is more common to look for ways to not only coexist peacefully, but also encourage our neighbors to thrive in America without abandoning their own cultural identities.
It may surprise you to learn that even though many people think that most multifamily housing complexes are mega-sized, less than half of the apartment buildings today have more than 50 homes
Millennials have taken rental housing by storm, making up more than 40% of the market. If you’re not prepared to attract and retain this modern renter, you’re going to lose out to a competitor that will–it’s that simple!
Last month we held our 2nd annual Customer Conference at the Fess Parker Resort in our home base of Santa Barbara, CA. Our goal was to build off the success and energy of last year’s conference, and make this one even better! We were thrilled with the turn out, and our customers enjoyed a value-packed 3 days of informative sessions, delicious food, and fun entertainment.
Have you ever wondered what the future of leasing would look like? Well the future is here! eHomes of Bakersfield is a real AppFolio customer, and the video below demonstrates how they use AppFolio to create an efficient, smooth, and entirely paperless leasing flow that allows them to quickly fill vacancies with ideal residents while saving time and money in the process.
Establishing resident policies often feels like a walking a tightrope. On one hand, property managers want to set boundaries that keep the community neat and orderly, safe for all residents and attractive to future residents. On the other hand, research shows that today’s tenants want more autonomy when it comes to decorating and creating personal spaces that fit their lifestyle and decorating preferences.
AppFolio is changing the way inspections are done, empowering property managers with a streamlined, convenient, and modern way to do business. We’ve worked hard to bring you a powerful, easy-to-use, and completely built-in Mobile Inspection experience. And it’s completely free and included with AppFolio Property Manager! Learn more here. Mobile Inspections was built to work […]