We're Headed West!
Over the past several months, we have been deepening our relationship with Continental Realty Advisors and Pinnacle Management as we have been working towards launching the Community Life Program at three apartment communities in Las Vegas! We will be working in 2 communities on the East side of Las Vegas and 1 in North Las Vegas. If all goes according to plan, we should have our first teams in place starting August 1st. Las Vegas is a unique market and our programs’ abilit
Teaching at the IAA all about Resident Retention
Last week, we got the chance to talk with apartment managers, leasing agents and other apartment professionals all about resident retention! We had over 60 people in attendance as I and Dan Vallaro described the importance of a culture of community in resident retention. We had some great discussions, and I brought our research which has profoundly impacted how we do Community Life on properties to increase resident retention. Here's some of the links to that! Statisfacts: Br
From neighbors to friends
While swimming in June, Chrissy told Ashley that eventually she and Dennis were looking at buying a condo. She remarked that Dennis has started dragging his feet about it, however. When Ashley asked why, Chrissy said, “Oh, I asked him if it was because of you guys, and he admitted that it was. He said, 'I don’t want to leave when we finally have friends near us. And now they have all these events and stuff, and we actually know our neighbors.' And I have to be honest, this is
Who determines value?
Who Determines Value? Reports, Spread Sheets, Testimonies, Data, ROI… A vendor can tell their client in a million different ways how they bring them value…BUT, one thing matters…does the client perceive the value? One of Community Life’s management partners, Seldin (Omaha), recently published this post. We didn’t ask for it. We didn’t know about it. But when something gets posted on the corporate LinkedIn account, you know it’s valuable to the organization. I’m glad we’re an