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ICYMI: Our Top 10 Blog Posts Of 2018

Can you believe we’ve shared more than 80 blog posts on The Breezeway this year? Our blog for property managers, owners and investors features two new posts a week. Scroll down to see the 10 most popular blog posts of 2018 or choose your own adventure by clicking any of these category links: news, people, … Continued

You’re Invited: Free Single Family Housing Buzz Session

Our Property Management Buzz Sessions are free online learning webinars. They’re designed to help you pick up new tips, tricks and best practices in just half an hour. The next one is happening December 19, and you’re invited!   Register here to save your spot in our single family housing market overview and best practices Buzz Session. Keep reading for more details.  … Continued

3 Surprising Tenants For Commercial Properties

Do you have a commercial property that is hard to fill? Maybe it’s a unique building or located in a tricky area. Or maybe competition is steep. Or perhaps the property is too big for smaller businesses to consider renting alone. No matter what the scenario is, it’s important you find a tenant asap, because … Continued

The Best Pet Amenities For Apartment Rentals

Did you know that nearly 70% of U.S. households own a pet? Being a property owner or manager in today’s rental environment means that you might want to think about becoming pet friendly, if you aren’t already. Some owners take being pet friendly a step further and include pet amenities to make their properties unique … Continued

May 2018 Rental News: Rents Rose $4

  Good property managers know what’s going on in the area around them. Great property managers know what’s going on in the industry in general. Are rents going up or down? Are cities or suburbs seeing more traffic? Where are new developments going up? Since Yardi Breeze is part of the larger Yardi family, we … Continued

Apartment Trend Alert: Ultra-Tiny Living

On the island of Manhattan, a new set of micro-apartments offer minimalist chic at NYC prices. What can you get with less than 400 square feet? How about a gym, roof terrace and stainless steel appliances? Not to mention the chance to finally ditch the roommates and lay claim to your own slice of paradise? … Continued

Can Communities Go Car-Free?

For many urban dwellers, parking spots and constant traffic are at odds with the benefits of living in city limits. Sure, public transportation, walking and cycling are all reasonable alternatives to owning a car, but sometimes the hassles outweigh the benefits. In Malmö, Sweden, a new apartment complex ditches carports for bike racks to help … Continued