How to Resolve Disputes Between Residents in Multi-Family Apartment Communities
Tensions are bound to exist in multi-family apartments. A large number of people living in close proximity to each other (especially those who do not know each other well) will disagree at some point. These conflicts oft... Read more
When Do Residents Need a Cosigner?
A cosigner can make or break an apartment deal for some potential residents. The perfect resident match quickly sours when the appropriate criteria have not been met. The property manager sometimes receives the bad end ... Read more
Infographic: The 10 Hats of a Property Manager
Everyday property managers wear a variety of hats. They have a lot of skill-sets and abilities. On this infographic, ValencePM pays tribute to property mangers in a humorous way by illustrating and highlighting their man... Read more
5 Most Common Property Management Mistakes
Property management is a multifaceted career that requires a diverse skill set, and an ability to adapt and make fast decisions in the face of emergency. A property manager's responsibility is far-reaching, and requires... Read more
How Data Dashboards Can Improve Efficiency and Organization in a Property Management Business
Dashboards have become a popular term in the software industry, but what are their practical applications? Can these features actually support a property manager’s role and increase profitability? Dashboards are essent... Read more
Here’s How ValencePM Can Save Your Apartment Community Money and Time
Managing apartment communities is often an expensive business. The labor costs alone cut heavily into profits. Moreover, office supplies drain funds as quickly as late rent payments. ValencePM’s features help... Read more
How Late Fees Could Get Your Rent Paid Faster
No one likes to pay late fees, but they are a great way to encourage on-time payments. Unfortunately, many new apartment owners try to avoid charging late fees because they don’t want to anger their tenants. However,... Read more
7 Tips for an Easier Property Management Transition
Like collecting rent payments from tenants, it’s common for property management to change from one company to another. Well, maybe not that common. But property management transitions do happen in this indust... Read more
ValencePics: A Mobile App for Busy Property Managers
Last year, Pew Research Center found that 64 percent of American adults own a smartphone of some kind, which was a significant jump up from 35 percent in the spring of 2011.
In keeping with the trends, property manage... Read more
5 Signs You’ve Outgrown Your Property Management Software
Property management software plays a vital role in your business operations. The important question is whether it's actually doing enough.
Of course, few would deny that their workflows and oversight activities benefi... Read more