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Home / Resources / Smiota vs. Parcel Pending vs. Luxer One vs. Others: Which Package Locker System is Your Best Fit?

Smiota vs. Parcel Pending vs. Luxer One vs. Others: Which Package Locker System is Your Best Fit?

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We believe in making your job easier — that is, of course, what our package lockers aim to do. However, the shopping process isn’t always easy. So, we put together this analysis of the major package locker systems out there: Smiota, Parcel Pending, Luxer One, and other competitors. Before reading on, know that we’re not going to focus on price … Read More

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Home / Resources / Package Lockers + Multifamily Developments = Perfect Match

Package Lockers + Multifamily Developments = Perfect Match

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Package lockers are the cherry on top of any multifamily development. There are plenty of reasons to love package lockers, but these are a few of the biggest reasons why they’re popping up in multifamily facilities across the country: They save time on managing package deliveries They provide a desirable amenity for Millennial renters They reduce package theft There’s no … Read More

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Home / Resources / Don’t Fall Into These Common Property Development Traps

Don’t Fall Into These Common Property Development Traps

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Property development is appealing to fearless entrepreneurs, and for good reason. With the possibility of making dramatic profits in short period of time, property development can be a lucrative and rewarding venture. However, one small misstep can derail a project, leading to enormous setbacks, and in some cases, financial ruin. While novices might be especially vulnerable to making mistakes, seasoned … Read More

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Home / Resources / Make Your Multifamily Development a Safe Haven for Future Renters

Make Your Multifamily Development a Safe Haven for Future Renters

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Every decision you make about your multifamily developments should have future renters in mind, and if there’s one thing renters want, it’s to feel safe at home. In fact, a massive 65% of Millennial renters said they would move out of an apartment if it lacked security. So even if you’re working on prime real estate in the heart of … Read More

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Home / Resources / 5 Pesky Property Management Tasks That Can Be Automated

5 Pesky Property Management Tasks That Can Be Automated

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Property manager: a small job title that encompasses an endless list of responsibilities and daily tasks. With a complex job like property management, it’s only natural to look for ways to increase efficiency in your daily workflow. Luckily, some of the more tedious and time-consuming tasks can be automated with a little help from property management software, package management systems, … Read More

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Home / Resources / Why Property Managers Need to be Concerned with Last Mile Logistics

Why Property Managers Need to be Concerned with Last Mile Logistics

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Say you order something from an online store. Once your order is received, the staff at a warehouse finds the item you ordered, packages up the goods, and puts it on a truck en route to a central distribution center. It’s only after the package is placed into a vehicle for delivery to the final destination that it enters the … Read More

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Home / Resources / Apartment Amenities You’re Guaranteed to Notice in 2018

Apartment Amenities You’re Guaranteed to Notice in 2018

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Swimming pools and treadmills aren’t enough to attract desirable tenants anymore. With so many young people choosing to rent over buying a house, multifamily building owners will have to step up their game. Amenities that will gain more popularity over the next few years will focus on technology, security, and a sense of community, so don’t be surprised if you … Read More

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Home / Resources / What Millennials Look for Before Signing a Lease

What Millennials Look for Before Signing a Lease

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Rental housing is big business right now. According to Pew Research, more U.S. households are renting now than they have at any point in the past 50 years… and Millennials have a lot to do with it. A staggering 65% of Americans under the age of 35 are renters. But the days of renting an apartment just as a cheaper … Read More

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Home / Resources / Renters Are Ready for Meal Kit Delivery, But Is Your Building?

Renters Are Ready for Meal Kit Delivery, But Is Your Building?

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The meal kit industry is booming. In fact, the meal kit industry’s revenue is projected to grow to over $10 billion in 2020 according to Statista. With that kind of rapid growth, you’ll undoubtedly be seeing HelloFresh and Blue Apron packages show up in your mailroom more frequently. And here’s the thing: no facility that caters to a younger demographic … Read More

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Home / Resources / Student Housing Upgrades Guaranteed to Impress (Without Breaking the Bank)

Student Housing Upgrades Guaranteed to Impress (Without Breaking the Bank)

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Your incoming freshmen might be dreaming of living in luxury. But unless you have a bottomless pocketbook, chances are installing a swimming pool in the courtyard or supplying Tempur-Pedic mattresses for all isn’t high on the priority list. Room and board can cost students upwards of $9,000 per year at a public university. And often the amenities just don’t match … Read More