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Halloween is scary... So are costly HVAC repairs!

HVAC equipment is complex, expensive, and like any high-performing system, needs occasional TLC. In the spirit of Halloween, we wanted to go over some of the scariest things that can happen to your HVAC unit...

Your HVAC Could Be Costing You Thousands. These Tricks Will Save You Money

If you're a student housing property owner or manager, one of the main concerns is having equipment failures around the property that will be costly to repair...

What is Facilities IoT?

Even though most of us can agree that technology is very much a part of our daily lives, you may be surprised at how many people aren't sure what 'IoT' stands for...

The Value of Real-Time Alerts

In this technology-driven era, most of us can agree that Alerts (aka notifications) are a daily part of our lives. Whether it be an alert on social media to let us know someone...

Humidity: Friend or Foe?

I vote the latter. I don't think I've ever heard someone say "ah, I wish the humidity levels were slightly higher today!" Nobody likes high humidity.

Why your Student Living Community Needs TrustHab

Have you ever stayed in a hotel room, you leave to go to happy hour down at the bar and when returning an hour later your room is like an arctic cave...

Facilities IoT vs Smart Apartments; What's the Difference and Why You Should Care

We've all heard of "smart" devices. From smart phones to smart TV's, they're a huge part of our everyday lives - especially if you're a current or incoming college student!...

Make your Life Easy During Winter/Spring Break

Imagine this nightmare scenario: It's winter break, 90% of your units are empty and there's a cold front coming through...

Red Alert

Property managers, you all know that at the end of the day, the biggest threat to your property is not hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes, or floods...

Stay Ahead of the Game

Property managers, you all know that at the end of the day, the biggest threat to your property is not hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes, or floods...

An Ounce of Mold Prevention

Mold is probably the scariest thing that can happen to a property, after fire. It is not only a hazard to the building but to the health of residents. It can grow undetected for months...

How to Make Turn a Little Less Stressful

If you're like most student housing properties, turn week is probably the most stressful few days of the year for any property manager. What you can do though, is take these 3 easy steps...