In 2020, 70 to 80 percent of small and medium businesses (SMBs) experienced a drop in revenue of between 30 and 50 percent, according to recent research by OECD. Well-capitalized giants performed better than cash-strapped SMBs.
This is important for two reasons. First, the multifamily housing sector is primarily SMBs—family, multi-generational, small to medium-sized businesses—making […]
As our industry starts to get back to “normal” after the peak of the COVID-19 pandemic, we are seeing dramatic shifts in the way we operate our communities. We are also seeing a shift in resident expectations and preferences. In these times, we need to be adaptable and responsive to what our residents […]
I found a bit of irony in these words. If you are like me, the prospect of the future might not seem so simple at all. It might be more intimidating or confusing than anything. Maybe more scary than simple.
We are constantly presented with another innovation, new technology, or cutting-edge product to make […]
Denver recently passed its Green Roof Initiative requiring new and existing buildings to add green spaces to rooftops. Is your city next?
The residents of Denver, Colo., voted to institute a Green Roof Initiative. Buildings over 25,000 sq. ft. must now build out a portion (20-60 percent depending on the size of the building) […]
As property owners, operators, and managers, we may often think that every green / sustainable idea out there that can be implemented has already been implemented.
After all, in the late 1800s there was a common belief that everything that could be invented had already been invented. Or, perhaps we get caught up in thinking […]