Our Blog


Which Training Do Maintenance Techs Need as Apartments Implement New Technology?

Posted

With new apartment complexes being built with high-tech systems, finding qualified maintenance technicians to repair and maintain the systems is becoming an even greater challenge. The systems are becoming increasingly sophisticated and needing highly trained techs to continue operations. As a result, with ongoing, specialized education, maintenance techs will be able to earn more money… Read more »

How Can You Show Your Personality During the Job Search?

Posted

Showing who you truly are during a job search is important. Hiring managers want to know not only that you have the skills and experience required for a role, but also that you will fit with company culture. Your personality also affects how you plan, implement and manage your job search to find the role… Read more »

3 Areas to Focus on During the Slow Part of Apartment Season

Posted

When working in property management, there is always something to do. Even during the slow part of the apartment season, there are areas you can focus on to stay competitive. Improve the Property  Ensure it has curb appeal so potential residents tour the grounds. This includes fresh paint and well-maintained siding, gutters and doors. Make… Read more »

How to Lead When You Aren’t the Manager at Work

Posted

Leadership at work does not have to involve a managerial title. True leadership is when others turn to you for advice, actively listen to your ideas and take action on your suggestions. Here are some examples of ways to exhibit leadership at work. Engage Others Find the best fit between members’ interests and tasks that… Read more »

Our Best Job Tips to Help You in 2018 in Your Property Management Career

Posted

NPM Staffing wishes you a very Happy New Year! To start off 2018 right, here are our best job tips to help you find your next property management position. Join a Local Property Management Association You can network online and in person, stay current on industry news and trends, and expand your skill set. Because… Read more »

Interview of NPM Staffing Team Member Connie White

Posted

Connie’s Role Account Executive Connie White has been part of our team since October 1, 2017. She works in sales and recruiting from her home in Oakland, CA. Connie finds new client companies and recruits individuals searching for property management positions. Prior to working with us, she invested 15 years with another property management staffing… Read more »

How to Teach a New Leasing Consultant What Prospects Actually Need

Posted

Bringing on a new leasing consultant can be challenging. They need you to help them educate prospects about the community and provide insight into the benefits of living on the property. Here are some tips on how to teach a new leasing consultant what prospects actually need. Ask Questions About the Prospect Ask whether the… Read more »