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New Website Templates for Apartments
Posted on August 31, 2017   |    Last Modified: August 15, 2019 3:09 pm   |   

Web Design for Apartment Marketing

Reading Time: 4 minutes The past twenty years have exploded digital marketing. Today’s residents are searching for (and leasing!) apartments online. How do you get and stay ahead of the curve in the digital landscape? Today’s blog gives you everything you need to get started on your own website design, and optimize your digital apartment marketing.  First of all, why invest in good design? Turns out, the internet is the number one source apartment-hunters use when looking for their next apartment. 91% of renters say that they use the internet in their apartment search. With that in mind, and with so many options out there, you’ll... View Article

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Ideas and Tips for Pinterest Marketing for apartments
Posted on August 29, 2017   |    Last Modified: August 15, 2019 3:12 pm   |   

How to Use Pinterest in Your Apartment Marketing

Reading Time: 4 minutes Welcome to today’s marketing guide, on the ins and outs of Pinterest marketing! What is Pinterest?  In the “Facebook age,” it’s difficult to be unfamiliar with the Zuckerberg monolith, or its sister site Instagram, but you might be not as familiar with Pinterest, a social media site devoted to “pinning” ideas, articles , and images. Users can share a pin, which consists of an image, and that image can be either clicked on (opening up the larger article or website), or it can be “re-pinned” and shared to the larger Pinterest community. Because of its emphasis on visuals and images, Pinterest... View Article

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Posted on August 25, 2017   |    Last Modified: August 19, 2019 4:48 pm   |   

Guide to Stunning Apartment Photography

Reading Time: 3 minutes Much like Ahab searched relentlessly for his white whale, property managers search for that elusive, perfect interior apartment shot–the one with perfect lighting and staging and timing. While we can’t promise you a whale, we can promise a few easy tips to improve your apartment photography! As a visual and technological society, residents are going to be finding you through your pictures. Why not take the best ones you can? 1. Lights, camera, action! Lighting is everything! Luckily for us, our greatest asset as a photographer is free–the sun of course! Use natural lighting to best accentuate a space. Open... View Article

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Posted on August 21, 2017   |    Last Modified: September 12, 2017 9:54 am   |   

Using Facebook in your Apartment Marketing

Reading Time: 4 minutes What do all of the following have in common: poking, tagging, and sharing? Things young children do to the annoyance (or elation, for the last one) of their parents? Close! They’re also Facebook actions. Now, as one of the first social media sites, Facebook is the most popular virtual network, and should be your first site to consider with your apartment marketing. But even though we’re probably all familiar with Facebook, how might we use the site to generate lead interests?  Perhaps the first thing that comes to mind is to take out a Facebook ad. Paid advertising goes a lot farther... View Article

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Read whether tiny apartments are growing in popularity or not
Posted on August 17, 2017   |    Last Modified: September 7, 2017 11:38 am   |   

Apodments: Wave of the future?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Technology and attention spans aren’t the only thing getting smaller in 2017–so is our housing! To accompany the tiny house craze, Seattle is seeing the rise of tiny….apartments? In cities hit with housing crises, like Seattle, micro-apartment communities are cropping up to alleviate high rent costs and busy lifestyles, one such community calling itself “aPodments”. These aPodments are not just tiny studios. They’re centered around the average young, single, working professional who needs a place to eat, sleep, and shower, and not much else. These aPodments are typically between 150 and 300 square feet. They share a communal kitchen with... View Article

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Find out how to use Instagram for your apartment marketing
Posted on August 14, 2017   |    Last Modified: August 15, 2019 4:26 pm   |   

Use Instagram in Your Apartment Marketing

Reading Time: 4 minutes We know you’ve heard the mantra, a picture is worth a thousand words, but have you heard this one: A picture is worth a thousand leases? Ok ok, depending on the size of your property, maybe not a thousand, but with the fastest growing social media site dedicated solely to images, pictures are a MUST for your apartment marketing strategy. Instagram, a social media site along the likes of Facebook and Twitter, is a media sharing site that is dedicated solely to pictures and videos. The visual-driven site boasts 700 million users, and is only expected to grow in the upcoming years. That’s a... View Article

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Posted on August 14, 2017   |    Last Modified: September 11, 2017 11:47 am   |   

Our Services and Products

Reading Time: 2 minutes Market Apartments believes in fostering better communication and connection between residents and property managers. To do that requires a deep understanding of current digital trends, considering that the average American spends more than five hours of their day on technological devices. Because of our commitment to better communication, you’ll find our digital marketing services to be simple and easy to use. See below for our services that we can offer to you and your property! Website Design Designing a website is a craft and skill. It takes time and attention. It demands the same level of craftsmanship and pride, we... View Article

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Want show resident appreciation? Click here!
Posted on August 11, 2017   |    Last Modified: September 7, 2017 11:40 am   |   

Resident Appreciation Ideas We’re Loving!

Reading Time: 2 minutes At Marketapts, we love good residents! Good residents are dependable, kind, and respectful. They pay their rent on time and communicate openly with their property  managers. They love their apartment! Why not send them so love and appreciation today? That’s why we’ve created resident appreciation labels you can download and customize! Pair them with candy, bubbles, or food, and have a cute resident gift at little cost to you! Contact kari@marketapts if you’re interested in downloading labels today! 1. It’s O’Fish-al! We love this one… 2. It was written in the stars… 3. Use flowery language! 4. Don’t be a sucker!... View Article

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Posted on August 10, 2017   |    Last Modified: August 15, 2019 1:58 pm   |   

Benefits to Renting an Apartment

Reading Time: 4 minutes When visiting my best friend to cat-sit last week, I got the opportunity to tour the new home she just bought. Gorgeous views, new furniture, and modern architecture had me all but convinced to start shopping for a house in my mid-twenties. As we got to the basement, my friend opened the door to her guest bedroom to find…a huge wet stain on the carpet, dripping from the exterior-facing wall. Three days into home-owning, and she had a serious plumbing issue. My first thought was to tell her, Oh no! Call the landlord! And then, it sunk in. She owned the... View Article

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Posted on August 9, 2017   |    Last Modified: September 12, 2017 9:56 am   |   

Using Snapchat for Apartment Marketing

Reading Time: 3 minutes So, you’re proficient on Facebook… You have most of your residents follow you on Instagram. You tweet out resident events and special promos for your apartment on Twitter. You even keep a Pinterest board with all your resident event ideas! You’ve covered your bases on social media marketing, right? Maybe not. If you’re not using Snapchat as part of your digital marketing campaign for your apartment, you could be losing out on a great opportunity to attract more leads. It probably doesn’t come as a surprise that 71% of Snapchat’s users fall in the 18 to 34 age range, but think... View Article

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