Monthly Archives: September 2013

4 Tips to Maximize Resident Adoption of Mandatory Renters Insurance

by Jason White on September 13, 2013 According to the 2012 NMHC Apartment Cost of Risk Survey, 84% of property management firms have mandated renters insurance. Unfortunately, mandatory renters insurance doesn’t guarantee that residents will keep their policies active while living at your … Continue reading

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Fading Negative Equity May Boost Inventory (Single Family Homes)

Sept 6, 2013 by Carrie Rossenfeld – http://www.globest.com  IRVINE, CA-Fewer underwater homeowners translates to increasing equity, which is a step in the right direction for the housing industry, experts say. As negative equity fades and positive equity increases, more homeowners … Continue reading

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A Map Of America’s Future: Where Growth Will Be Over The Next Decade

September 4th, 2013 – Forbes.com By Joel Kotkin and Mark Schill The world’s biggest and most dynamic economy derives its strength and resilience from its geographic diversity. Economically, at least, America is not a single country. It is a collection … Continue reading

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