Property Meld Blog

Property Meld and AppFolio Property Manager Announce Integration Partnership

The integration will allow shared customers to automatically sync data between solutions.  RAPID CITY, SD – JUNE 22, 2022 – Property Meld, the number one property maintenance solution in North America, announced today a partnership with AppFolio, Inc., a cloud-based business management solution for the real estate industry, as part of AppFolio Stack™, its new […]

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Property Meld Partners with PURE Property Management

RAPID CITY, SD June 1, 2022 – Property Meld, the leading residential property maintenance software company in North America, announced today that it is partnering with PURE Property Management, one of the fastest growing residential property management and technology companies in the U.S.  Property Meld’s automated software will make PURE property managers’ maintenance workflows simpler […]

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Property Meld Awards Excellence in Maintenance Award to Evernest at PMMCON 2022

About the Excellence in Maintenance Award At Property Meld, our mission is to deliver a positive maintenance experience while intelligently improving efficiency and oversight. So it’s fitting that we want to recognize, honor, and celebrate businesses living out this mission by leveraging maintenance. This is how the “Excellence in Maintenance Award” was born. Every year, […]

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Actionable Steps to Retain your Owners: Part 2

In Part #1 of Actionable Steps to Retain your Owners, we covered tips to improve your communication process with owners. Now, let’s take it a step further by exploring how you can provide the best-in-class maintenance experience for your owners.   Cut repair costs by implementing preventative maintenance processes. Let’s do some math on the […]

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Actionable Steps to Retain Your Owners: Part 1

Now that you know the importance of maintenance on owner retention, we are going to provide you with some insightful tips to retain your owners. The key is to be proactive and transparent about maintenance repairs. 3 Tips to Retain Your Owners 1. Stop using the owner statement as a repair notification. It’s critical that […]

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The True Cost of Inefficient Maintenance Coordination

  We get it. You are busy. Every day you come into work, it feels like you are trying to put out a dumpster fire. Your inbox is filled with unopened maintenance request emails. Your residents are upset because you aren’t following up on their requests, and you are trying to keep all the pieces […]

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Best Practices in Maintenance Follow-Up

Property maintenance is an incredibly complex process where repairs and follow-up can easily fall through the cracks. You can’t afford to fall behind on maintenance tasks. Why? Fast and quality repairs result in happy residents, renewing leases, and leaving great reviews. We will cover the fundamentals of a quality follow-up process to ensure you see […]

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The Impact of Maintenance on Owner Retention

Your phone rings, and it’s one of your property owners. You are expecting a pleasant call, but it goes south real quick. Your owner is breaking up with you. Their response is vague. “It’s not you; it’s me,” they say. But the reality is you may not have recognized the impact that your maintenance process […]

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How to Make Systematic Changes to Prevent Burnout

The Great Resignation has made today’s job market extraordinarily volatile. Talking about the fear of staff burnout is critical in looking at the future of our workforce. In part 7 of our Beyond Maintenance Series, our panel of experts discussed the impact of employee burnout in the property management industry and helpful insights on how […]

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Maximizing Vendor Relationships During a Labor Shortage

Beyond Maintenance Series: Part 6 In part 6 of our Beyond Maintenance Webinar Series, we focused on maximizing vendor relationships during the labor shortage. Experts on our panel included maintenance managers and vendors that shared valuable insight.   What is your perspective on the vendor labor shortage? Vanessa Quevedo Rodriguez, Maintenance Manager at T-Square Properties, […]

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What is a Rental Turnover and the 3 Effects of Poor Processes

80% of rental turnover happens in the spring and summer. So, leases will end, residents will move out, and you’ll be facing the financial weight of a costly turnover between $1,000—$2,500 per unit. So tell us, are you prepared to face the stress of the turnover season? If not, you and your staff will be […]

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The Property Management Guide to HVAC Preventative Maintenance

The extreme swings of cold, heat, and humidity can cause stress to heat and cooling equipment. Preventative maintenance on your HVAC systems is often held off for the summer months when residents turn off their A/C unit for the winter. However, there is a better way to protect your investment in equipment. In this guide, […]

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4 Benefits of Property Maintenance Automation

Workflow automation is the future in the world of business, and property maintenance is no exception. Manually managing repetitive tasks is a thing of the past. Your staff, vendors, owners, and residents deserve a more productive and profitable way to operate. So what’s preventing you from incorporating the most talked about technical tool? Reality check: […]

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The Ultimate Guide to the Property Maintenance Process

  The fear of the unknown is always scary, and maintenance is no exception. In property management, it’s necessary to thrive in maintenance to develop a successful business. The bottom line? Property maintenance matters. It’s one of the most critical elements in your daily operations. Here you’ll find helpful tips and strategies to improve your […]

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The Importance of Property Maintenance Estimates

Repair requests before maintenance estimates: You receive a maintenance request from an irate resident that they’ve lost hot water and it’s leaking beyond repair.  The pressure is on to repair the issue. Then, you realize this water heater will need to be replaced and require owner approval. It’s time to get an estimate. While you’re […]

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7 Challenges Property Managers Will Face in 2022

Prepare for the new year with our solutions to property maintenance challenges. Every year comes with new challenges, and property management is no exception. National trends evolve, economic trends change, and property managers must adapt. At Property Meld, we understand that keeping the pace of external factors is important as a property manager. This is […]

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