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Resident Newsletter Tips for Spring

Do you email a newsletter to your residents? Whether it’s monthly or quarterly, sending a newsletter full of helpful information is an easy way to stay in touch with your renters. In addition to property news, you might include local events and seasonal tips. You’re probably thinking, “Sure, that sounds great, but I don’t have … Continued

Texting For Property Managers: 6 Do’s & Don’ts

Do you ever text your tenants? How about your prospects? SMS texting has a lot of benefits for property managers. For one thing, sending a text is faster than writing an email or placing a call. Texts also have higher open rates than emails. And younger generations increasingly prefer texting over other forms of communication. … Continued

Feature Spotlight: SMS Text Messaging

Have you ever wanted to text your tenants to tell them about maintenance at their properties? Or remind them that rent is due? Or reach out to prospects with a special offer? Good news: you can! Yardi Breeze SMS text messaging capabilities make communicating with your prospects and tenants easy. If you’re a Yardi Breeze … Continued

Say Hello To Kristin On Social Media

Meet Kristin Van Ramshorst, the smiling face behind our social media channels. Whether you reach out to us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn or Instagram, Kristin will be the one responding to your questions and comments. Maybe you’ll even get lucky, and she’ll send you a gif! Keep reading to learn what Kristin’s dream super power … Continued

Better Email Marketing: Part 2

In part one of Better Email Marketing, we shared easy tips to help you with your email subject lines, content and more. Now we’ll give you some additional email strategies to help you increase open rates, engage readers and hopefully get more prospective renters in the door. Skip the Spam Creating a great email campaign … Continued

Better Email Marketing: Part 1

For property managers and leasing agents looking to expand their property’s reach, email marketing can be a quick and easy way to communicate with potential tenants. Email marketing doesn’t have to be elaborate or time-consuming. In fact, with the right tools, not only can you extend your marketing potential, but you can also automate and … Continued

5 Things Renters Hate (& How To Fix Them)

It doesn’t matter whether you’re offering a penthouse or a basement studio, certain everyday frustrations will almost always stop potential renters from choosing your property. Be it old, battered appliances and fixtures, hideous flooring, tiny closets or untouchable walls – these obstacles make it hard for prospects to imagine making a rental unit feel like … Continued