Property Management Tips: Growing Your Sense of Community

Property Management Tips: Growing Your Sense of Community   Property management is more than just making sure maintenance requests are completed and making sure rent is received; it is also about building a sense of community and home for the residents who live at your property. You want to make sure that your residents are

Read More

The Importance of Building a Landlord-Renter Relationship

The Importance of Building a Landlord-Renter Relationship No matter how big your property is, you shouldn’t get too busy that you start neglecting your renters. Without a strong relationship, you could deter your renter retention efforts, which could lead to more expenses and vacancies.  How to Retain Your KC Residents to Build a Profit →

Read More

How to Retain Renters: 4 Easy Tips You Have to Try

How to Retain Renters: 4 Easy Tips You Have to Try It’s one thing to draw renters in, but it’s a whole different ball game trying to keep your renters. While many managers focus on apartment marketing to gain residents, our apartment experts at LeasingKC want you to think a little differently.  Focusing on how

Read More

5 Best Dog Parks in Kansas City & Other Canine-Friendly Activities

5 Best Dog Parks in Kansas City & Other Canine-Friendly Activities Oh, man’s best friend. Sometimes they’re perfect angels; other times they need to get out of the house before they ruin yet another couch. And let’s be honest—you should spend some time outside, too. Netflix will still be there when you get back 😉

Read More

Property Management Tips: How to Retain Your Staff

Property Management Tips: How to Retain Your Staff Whether you care to admit it or not, no matter how good you are as a property manager, true success lies in your staff. Increasing your NOI, retaining renters, creating a healthy work environment—all are factors dependent on how well your staff works together. The first big

Read More

6 Must-Try Restaurants For Happy Hour in Kansas City (With Heated Patios)

6 Must-Try Restaurants For Happy Hour in Kansas City (With Heated Patios)   Just because it’s winter, doesn’t mean you have to skip out on Happy Hour 🍻Nothing can replace meeting up with a small group of friends, having your favorite drinks, and relishing in the little moments. And if you love patio happy hours,

Read More

How to Increase Your NOI

How to Increase Your NOI The ultimate goal for any property manager, or really any business for that matter, is to increase revenue and decrease spending. Simply put, we all want to get the most bang for our buck.  The way that we measure this is through NOI, or Net Operating Income. For those unfamiliar,

Read More

New Places to Explore in Midtown Kansas City

New Places to Explore in Midtown Kansas City There are a lot of words you could use to describe Kansas City: exciting, lively, Super Bowl champions, etc. 😉 One word that you certainly couldn’t use, however, is boring. With so many interesting activities and cool, unique places, it’s nearly impossible to see every neat thing

Read More

How to Update Your Leasing Office Organizational Structure with Technology

  We’re going to be completely honest with you—many companies in the property management industry have incredibly outdated operations. We don’t want to sound cliche and say: “Step into the 21st century,” but without the right technology, your organizational structure could seriously lack behind. At the core of gaining and retaining your renters is how

Read More

Your Guide to Holiday Shopping at the Country Club Plaza

Your Guide to Holiday Shopping at the Country Club Plaza   The holiday season will be here faster than you think, and you know what’s super stressful? Waiting until the last minute to find the perfect gift. This year, make your holiday shopping a complete experience you can enjoy instead of suffering through endless crowds

Read More

Why Renters Care About Office Culture

Why Renters Care About Office Culture   Guess what? Running a successful and sustainable complex doesn’t just depend on how you treat prospective and current renters. Your office culture is a direct representation of how people think you’ll cater to them. If renters step into your leasing office, and all the employees look like they

Read More

The Best Coffee Shops in Kansas City for Remote Working

The Best Coffee Shops in Kansas City for Remote Working   Sometimes working from home can be a bit of a distraction. One moment you could be working, and the next you get caught up reorganizing your closet. Raise your hand if you’ve been there… be honest 😂 Don’t worry, we’ve all done it at

Read More

4 Unique and Adventurous Fall Activities in Kansas City

There’s nothing like cooling down from a blazing summer with the start of fall. As greens and florals turn into oranges and leaves, a new world of fall activities opens for anyone to enjoy.  Even if you have to go with a smaller group, there are still plenty of things to do in the Kansas

Read More

Optimize Your Marketing Dollars: Property Management Lead Value vs. Expenditure

We’ve got a not-so-secret secret for you—nobody wants to throw away marketing dollars for little return. That’s why it’s extremely important to understand how much your leads are worth versus how much you’re spending to get them.  The cold, hard truth: if you’re spending way more than you should, your property will take a major

Read More

How to Market Your New Building: Apartment Lease-Up Strategy 

How to Market Your New Building: Apartment Lease-Up Strategy  It’s exciting to begin pulling in renters for a brand new apartment or other rental building. However, your marketing strategy will have to be a little different from rental properties that already have people residing in them. Your ultimate goal from the jump should be to

Read More