5 Fire Prevention Tips for Apartments & Multifamily Properties

When it comes to fire safety, multifamily property managers should constantly be on the lookout for fire hazards. One small ember can quickly turn into a runaway blaze that spreads from unit to unit, potentially costing millions in property damage. Even more serious than that is the threat of bodily injury to building occupants, especially…

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Preparing for the 2019 Budget? Help Prepare with These 5 Tips!

As a residential property manager, you’re likely already gearing up for the 2019 budget season. As busy as property managers are with the many hats they wear — marketing and sales, screening prospective residents, assisting with all manner of residents requests, and more — most understand that putting together a solid budget is critical for…

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Preparing for Hurricane Florence

With the imminent impact of Hurricane Florence facing many properties in North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia later this week, we want to make sure you are aware that Buyers Access is here to support and assist you and your teams in every way possible. If needed, our team can help with finding contractors, placing…

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Help Your Community Prepare and Recover from an Emergency with this Checklist

With tropical storms on the rise, there is no better time than now to review your property’s emergency preparedness checklist. We want our members to be proactive rather than reactive. Disasters can happen anytime and without warning but with proper preparation and supplies you can be ready, reduce damage, and pull through. As a Buyers Access…

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Six Steps to Procurement Optimization

How are you doing as a company when it comes to these six critical areas of optimizing Procure to Pay operations? 1. Information/Insight/Intelligence It all begins with good data. Are you receiving the data necessary internally or from suppliers to make prudent and well-informed decisions? Quality timely data is the foundation for a successful procurement…

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5 Trends to Watch in Multifamily Investment for the Rest of 2018

Buyers Access - Trends to watch in multifamily investment

Multifamily investors have continued to enjoy rock-solid stability and strong fundamentals in the early half of 2018. Even with oversaturation and overbuilding in urban cores, capital market demand for multifamily remains robust, with sales volume up 44% year over year, according to recent reports. Now, midway through the year, many wonder if the multifamily sales…

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How the Amenities Multifamily Properties Offer are Evolving with Technology

Technology companies are rolling out new products that carry a promise of making a real difference for multifamily residents. “We are probably on the cusp,” says Rick Haughey, vice president for industry and technology initiatives for the National Multifamily Housing Council. For years, apartments experts have looked forward to new Internet-enabled smart technologies that would…

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