Property Management

2015 Rental Real Estate Forecast

Looking at the rental data, here are our predictions for what’s in store for the rental industry in 2015.

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Tenant Retention: What Do Renters Want?

Landlords can gain and retain tenants by focusing on communication and responsiveness, and embracing digital services to fit the needs of today’s renters.

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Work Smarter With These Landlord Hacks

Here are some tips to help you save time and money managing your rental property.

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5 Ways to Show Resident Appreciation this Holiday Season

The holidays are a great time to build relationships with your residents and show them you’re thankful that they call your property home.

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Zillow Research: Multifamily Affordability is Steady

Our research team at Zillow looked at rental affordability data for small and large multifamily buildings, and here’s what we found.

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Multifamily Marketer Spotlight: Steve Gilbert, Gates Hudson

We spoke with Steve Gilbert from Gates Hudson to see what metrics his team prioritizes to reach leasing success.

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Rental Confidence in the US: West and South

Take a look at the results of Zillow’s annual Housing Confidence Index for the Western and Southern U.S. regions.

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Rental Confidence in the US: Northeast and Midwest

Take a look at the results of Zillow’s annual Housing Confidence Index, which includes research on renters’ expectations of how the housing market will evolve in the next year.

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Top 5 Most Common Landlord Mistakes

Avoid potential pitfalls and unnecessary expenses by being aware of the most common mistakes made by landlords.

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Multifamily Marketer Spotlight: Rosemarie Cook-Manley, Home Properties

We spoke with Rosemarie to get some insight on how her team implements tracking and allocates the marketing budget to maximize ROI.