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Calm is the New Apartment Amenity

calm is the new apartment amenity
New apartment amenity needs include a sense of peace Who doesn’t need a little more peace and quiet these days? Right? That’s why the hottest new apartment amenity might just be a sense of calm.  As business owners, the Après team often seeks out mindfulness moments together. Over the years, we have enjoyed yoga and […]

Finding Renters During the Slow Months

finding renters during the slow months
Tips for finding renters using great branding and marketing Apartment search activity peaks from May through October, so your property might experience a lull in leases at this time of year. Finding renters of course remains a top priority for you year-round, so we have some ideas for how to maintain a full pipeline.  According […]

9 Multifamily Marketing Ideas to Close Out the Year

multifamily marketing ideas
Boost your renter pipeline with these marketing ideas  Regardless of your current occupancy rate, you always need to think about maintaining a full renter pipeline. These multifamily marketing ideas will help you reach new prospects and stay top-of-mind with existing leads.  From fundamental to fun, here are 9 ways to increase traffic and generate more […]

Using Design to Reach Renters

reach renters with great design
Design and style tell a story when trying to reach renters Where do you find most of your multifamily leads? With the vast majority of renters starting their search online, chances are good that your leads came through your website. Now, consider how best to reach renters at any of the entry points that might […]

Renters by Choice in a Crazy Real Estate Market

renters by choice
How to reach renters by choice The residential real estate market across the country has entered what we would call crazy level. Low inventory, high listing prices and offers $100,000 to $1 million above asking would make your head spin in several key markets. One side effect of these high home prices and high demand […]

Building Relationships with Renters

relationships with renters
Strong relationships with renters can create a loyal following Automation can streamline a lot of business processes, but AI can’t replace a human touch. In multifamily, where you sell intangibles like home, lifestyle, comfort and ease, Rosie the Robot lacks the warmth you need to connect on a deeper level. Building relationships with renters – […]

How People Strengthen Your Brand

strengthen your brand
Strengthen your brand by developing your people For apartment communities, a strong brand centers on people. Happy residents become long-term renters, and each person you impress with a tour becomes a potential new lease. To strengthen your brand, it helps to remember the human element throughout your branding, marketing and lease-up strategy.  The basics To […]

Branding vs. Marketing in Multifamily

branding vs marketing
Understanding branding vs. marketing in your multifamily strategy As a creative agency, new clients often come to us confused about what goes into a comprehensive multifamily branding strategy. Nearly all clients know they need marketing in order to reach renters, but branding and design can feel a bit more nebulous. Below, we take a look […]

Helping Clients Create Order from Chaos

order from chaos
2021 Can Mean Finding Order from Chaos for Multifamily Brands Whew. We made it. I am sure you will miss 2020 just about as much as we will – not at all. This new year feels especially poignant, and our team has chosen to embrace the possibilities it holds. As we move forward, we want […]