Posted on November 13, 2019   |    Last Modified: November 13, 2019 9:14 am   |   

Resident Retention Ideas: Show Residents Gratitude This Thanksgiving

Reading Time: 6 minutes The holidays are here! Can you believe it? As property managers, you stress about getting brand new renters through your doors, but today we wanted to talk about a different proposal. Resident retention. Resident retention is simply the goal to minimalize resident turnover and encourage residents to stay long-term. Overall resident satisfaction is such an important part of apartment marketing. Resident retention efforts are often underestimated. However, it is no surprise that these efforts can lead to ongoing resident retention. Why should you focus on resident retention? Resident retention is a win-win. It’s simple. The more your current residents feel... View Article

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Posted on June 26, 2019   |    Last Modified: November 14, 2019 12:14 pm   |   

3 Unique and Fun 4th of July Resident Event Ideas

Reading Time: 4 minutes Every holiday should feel special at your apartment community! Let your residents know how awesome it is to be living at your community this 4th of July by hosting a fun 4th of July resident event. There are so many fun ways to celebrate. It was hard for us to choose just one. So, we’ve summarized our top 3 favorite ways to celebrate Independence Day with your residents. We’ll also talk about ways to get more resident referrals along the way. 1)  4th of July Scavenger hunt. Scavenger hunts are great for a 4th of July resident event because it’s... View Article

Apartment Marketing Specialist: Dana Perez by Dana Perez


Posted on May 23, 2019   |    Last Modified: November 14, 2019 12:17 pm   |   

Resident Pool Parties on a Budget

Reading Time: 4 minutes Start your Summer season off right and plan the pool party of the year! It’s that time of year again! The weather is finally warming up and it’s almost time to open the pool to residents. A great way to make your residents feel like home is to help them get to know their neighbors. What better way to do that than to host a resident pool party and have some fun? If there’s one thing our team knows how to do, it’s how to throw a party! We’ve come up with some budget-friendly ideas for apartment communities to keep... View Article

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Posted on December 21, 2018   |    Last Modified: November 14, 2019 9:21 am   |   

Top 5 Resident Holiday Gifts

Reading Time: 2 minutes December is a time for generosity and giving and with the holidays here at our doorstep we have provided what we believe are 5 of the best resident holiday gifts.  Make sure to subscribe to get more tips and tricks for apartment marketing and resident retention! 1.) Cup of Cheer Kicking off our list we have classic for the cold winter months. Warm your resident’s bellies and hearts with a cup of hot chocolate.     2.) EOS Lip Balm It appears the harshness of the cold cannot be escaped. Provide your residents with the protection they need with EOS... View Article

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Father's Day Cards for Apartment Marketing
Posted on June 16, 2018   |    Last Modified: November 14, 2019 9:20 am   |   

Happy Father’s Day Cards for Apartment Marketing!

Reading Time: < 1 minute At Market Apartments, we have a strong attachment to Father’s Day, and that’s because parents and guardians play a strong role in making an apartment into a home. We thank all the Fathers out there (the dog fathers, the single fathers, the folks who will soon become a father, the people who have “dad bods” so that’s close enough) for everything they do for us, for themselves, for their kids, and for those apartments! Here are some fun Father’s Day cards you can hand out to your apartment residents! Happy Father’s Day from your Apartment!   Happy Dad’s Day for... View Article

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Apartment Resident Retention Party
Posted on June 6, 2018   |    Last Modified: November 14, 2019 9:20 am   |   

Have a Dive-in Movie Party for your apartment residents!

Reading Time: 2 minutes Today is National Drive-in Movie day, but at Market Apartments, we’re busy celebrating “Dive-in Movie Day,” a day where apartments can play a film right by the pool! Your residents can lounge on the reclining chairs while watching their favorite film, splash along to the soundtrack, and appreciate the gesture offered by your property! How to Throw a “Dive-in Movie” party and What You’ll Need To throw your own “Dive-in Movie” party, the most important things you need are things you already have!: a pool and people to fill it! To make the event truly magical, string up some lights... View Article

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Mother's Day cards for residents
Posted on May 11, 2018   |    Last Modified: November 14, 2019 9:19 am   |   

Mother’s Day Cards for Apartment Residents

Reading Time: 2 minutes At Market Apartments, we love mothers. In particular, we love our mothers for turning the houses and apartments we grew up in, into our homes. We love them for working on Saturdays to plant in the garden. They hung up posters of Italy, while saving quarters to one day go there. They decorated and worked hard and cleaned and turned their apartments into homes for their families, and now it’s finally their day! Even though being a mother is a thankless job, that doesn’t mean you can’t thank them! We’ve compiled cards to give out to your residents, thanking them... View Article

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Resident Appreciation ideas for Friday the 13th
Posted on April 13, 2018   |    Last Modified: November 14, 2019 9:19 am   |   

Resident Appreciation Ideas for Friday the 13th!

Reading Time: 2 minutes Once a week, it is a Friday (and we celebrate! Boy do we celebrate). And once a month, it is the 13th day (nothing too special here). But 1-2 times a year, both of these wonderful and freaky dates combine to make a Freaky Friday of superstition and fun! Who says a day known for its trickery and spooky-ness can’t also be a day to let residents know you care about them?? We say it can! Here are some cute and freaky resident appreciation ideas for Friday the 13th!   If you’re a pet-friendly property, send out “Black Cat” appreciation... View Article

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7 Move-in Gifts for Apartment Residents
Posted on March 26, 2018   |    Last Modified: November 14, 2019 9:19 am   |   

7 Simple Move-In Gifts for Apartment Renters!

Reading Time: 3 minutes If you’re looking for simple ways to welcome your new residents, you’ve come to the right place! We know the importance of keepig your renters happy. Retaining your good residents is cheaper, easier, and much faster than finding new ones. So how do you hold on to them? We’ve come up with our top 7 simple move-in gifts for apartment renters. To download any of these resident labels for free, simply click on the link, and we’ll email them to you! #1: “You are all that and a bag of chips” What you need: label and any bag of chips.... View Article

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Posted on January 31, 2018   |    Last Modified: November 14, 2019 9:18 am   |   

Keeping the Spark Alive: Resident Relationships

Reading Time: 3 minutes It’s almost Valentine’s Day, and love is in the air! Valentine’s Day might be advertised as a “couple’s day,” but at Market Apartments, we like to think of it as a day to examine all kinds of relationships. like all relationships, the relationship that you (as a property manager or leasing consultant) have with your resident is one that takes work. Once you’ve courted and wooed them, how do you keep the spark alive so they’ll stay with you and your apartment?  We began our research by combing Yelp, Facebook, and Google reviews. We wanted to know what was the... View Article

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