Houston's Revenue Cap Discussion Heats Up

Posted by [email protected] on Jul. 6, 2017  /   0

Houston property owners, residential and commercial alike, are growing more interested, and possibly concerned, about the suggested lifting of the city’s revenue cap. Now, voters can expect to vote on this revenue cap once again in November 2017.

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How to Keep Your Vendor Relationships Ethical

Posted by [email protected] on May. 22, 2017  /  On The Job  /   0

The way our work/life balance has morphed into a work/life blend has also allowed for vendors we work with professionally to become personal friends. It’s more important than ever to proceed with caution regarding ethical concerns in vendor relationships.

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Stop Rewarding Bad Habits and Behaviors

Posted by [email protected] on May. 3, 2017  /  Career Growth, Management/Leadership  /   0

I recently attended an IREM Regional Conference and was fortunate enough to sit in a session with speaker Sarah Sheila Birnbach. Sarah spoke on a great deal of topics, but the one that really hit me was the topic of performance vs consequences.

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Good News on Three Sustainability Trends

Posted by [email protected] on Apr. 25, 2017  /  On The Job  /   0

Let's take a look at some of the emerging sustainability trends in investment real estate and the larger economy.

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The Mark of a Professional

Posted by [email protected] on Mar. 31, 2017  /  Career Growth, Management/Leadership  /   0

If you close your eyes right now and conjure up an image of the ideal professional, what would he or she look like? What does this person’s voice sound like? How does this person carry themselves?

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Dealing With Tough Tenants

Posted by [email protected] on Feb. 9, 2017  /  On The Job  /   0

Tenant conflict is just part of the job, but sometimes tenants go beyond the standard complaint and become a daily obstacle in getting your job done.

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Escalator Safety Reminders We All Need

Posted by [email protected] on Jan. 26, 2017  /  On The Job  /   0

With the rise in popularity of the escalator in everyday life the number of escalator related accidents has also seen an increase, especially in large, developed cities like Houston.

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3 Ways to Maintain Connections After You Quit

Posted by [email protected] on Jan. 17, 2017  /  Career Growth  /   0

It's time to move on to a new opportunity, but no one wants to burn bridges, especially in a tight knit industry like real estate. So how do you move on while still keeping the connections you've made at your current job?

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4 Ways to Retain Top Talent

Posted by [email protected] on Jan. 10, 2017  /  Management/Leadership  /   0

Great talent is out there and getting snatched up quickly in the real estate industry. So once you’ve managed to find a great employee, how do you keep them from jumping ship?

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Industry Credential: A Professional's Secret Weapon

Posted by [email protected] on Dec. 22, 2016  /  Career Growth, Education  /   0

The New Year marks a fresh starts; a time to set new goals and ambitions. What better time to start looking at one of the best investments a property manager could make in his/her career?

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