Building Engines Blog | Operations & Management | Best Practices
The rationale for automating all the operational areas of your business is clear. Less clear: the process for identifying and evaluating property and tenant management systems. This short video identifies the important considerations and questions to include in your criteria checklist.
On September 27th the Center for Biosecurity of UPMC released a preparedness checklist as part of its Rad Resilient City Initiative to prepare cities for nuclear detonation response. Building Engines client, Beacon Capital Partners, and their internationally respected expert on emergency preparedness, Joe Donovan…
There is an unavoidable situation for commercial real estate owners and property management firms. The simple world of ensuring day to day operation in properties is gone forever. Companies need to look long and hard at the emerging arena of risk management. Otherwise, their ass(et) can be in serious jeopardy.
You want to keep tenants in your buildings. At least, if you care about NOI you do. Increased concessions and vacancy loss days come at a cost to your company. And with the ease and ubiquity of social sharing on the internet, happy tenants can equate to free marketing. So here’s how to ensure that you are being tenant retentive. These are the items to include in your Tenant Retention Plan.
This free webinar will show you how web-based and mobile technologies can be leveraged to keep you informed, improve tenant management, and develop your relationships with contacts, companies, and prospects. Stop waiting in line, and get online!
Date: Thursday, June 9th at 12:00pm EST Presenter: Kathleen M. Nickerson, SVP of Robert M. Currey & Associates Prepared Buildings Reducing Your Exposure to Risk & Loss What is your organization’s exposure to risk and loss? How prepared is your building or property team for an unplanned event, accident, or liability incident? Don’t miss this […]
There is no doubt that we have entered the era of sustainable real estate. While a Green focus can lead to dramatic cost savings and facility improvement, it’s often difficult to sort through the deluge of energy management information at hand. Please join us on Tuesday, March 29 at 7:30am for an exciting panel discussion […]
In today’s ever-changing business world, companies who can seamlessly and successfully move online are proving to be successful, while those less adaptive to change are getting left behind. Join us as Tommy Russo, CTO of Akridge Properties, presents a webinar on moving your business online and into the cloud. As Chief Technology Officer, Tommy oversees […]
We recently hosted a webinar presented by Patrick Braswell, co-owner of Scotland Wright Associates, on how to effectively retain tenants. Patrick has been in the business of tenant management for over a decade, and has dealt with more than 200 lease transactions. Backed by this tenant-focused experience, he readily recognizes why tenants stay in or […]
Date/Time: Tuesday, December 14th at 12:00pm EST • Presenter: Tony Shaker Supercharge your Preventive Maintenance Program! Register Now! Join us as Tony Shaker, founder & CEO of ENfinity Partners and 20-year operations & maintenance veteran, breaks down the fundamental best practices of a Preventive Maintenance Program… learn more. During the Webinar You Will Learn: Simple […]
Personally, I prefer to have full visibility into my endeavors rather than marching blindly through life. Learning facts or information that you don’t want to know may not always be pleasant, but at least it gives you the opportunity to get ahead of the problem and address it head on before it becomes a crisis. […]
As National Preparedness month continues across the country, property owners and managers follow guidance and suggested best practices delivered thru top 10 lists from partners like Building Engines (10 Best Practice Points for Property Team Preparedness) or BOMA (Preparedness Top Ten List for National Preparedness Month.) The question is, who is preparing adequately for the […]
What embodies risk within your real estate portfolio? Is it the damage that could be caused by water, mold, wind, rain, or aging? Is it a slip, a trip, or a fall? Is it a prolonged elevator entrapment; a disgruntled tenant employee who acts out; a media blitz on your building, or a public demonstration? […]
Best Practice Definition Methods and techniques that have consistently shown results superior than those achieved with other means, and which are used as benchmarks to strive for. There is, however, no practice that is best for everyone or in every situation, and no best practice remains best for very long as people keep on finding […]