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Elevator Modernization Types to Consider

Elevator Modernization Types to Consider

As a property manager, you know that elevator modernizations can be necessary. This blog will help you determine if you're in need of a modernization & presents common ones to choose from, including solar-powered elevators, an energy efficient option.

Dakota Thornton

Posted on February 8 2018

By Dakota Thornton, Business Development Coordinator Manager Kings III

Behind the Scenes : Who Answers Your Emergency Phone ?

Behind the Scenes : Who Answers Your Emergency Phone ?

Josh, Heidi and Jorge all regularly handle emergency phone calls made to Kings III. Learn more about what such an important job looks like from their end in this interview blog post.

Allie Lewis

Posted on February 2 2018

By Allie Lewis, Content Marketing Specialist Kings III

Preparing for the Less Than Standard Property Emergency

Preparing for the Less Than Standard Property Emergency

It is essential that property managers are prepared to keep their tenants and property safe, even during disasters that are not standard or predictable. See examples of such property emergencies and learn what you can do about them in this blog post.

Allie Lewis

Posted on January 17 2018

By Allie Lewis, Content Marketing Specialist Kings III

How To Stay Safe as a Property Manager

How To Stay Safe as a Property Manager

Property managers stay safe by making a conscious effort to look out for the safety of their properties and tenants, but they don't always actively think about their own safety Here are property manager safety tips that they should follow.

Dawn Pelikan

Posted on January 11 2018

By Dawn Pelikan, Business Development Coordinator Kings III

Protect Your Property From Vandalism

Protect Your Property From Vandalism

Vandalism is a threatening and common issue that many property managers will unfortunately run into at one point or another, but there are steps you can take to prevent vandalism and other similar property emergencies. Read on in this blog post.

Dakota Thornton

Posted on January 4 2018

By Dakota Thornton, Business Development Coordinator Manager Kings III

Kings III Emergency Dispatch Call Series: Volume 6

Kings III Emergency Dispatch Call Series : Volume 6

With elevator, pool and other help phone monitoring, Kings III's goal is to provide an added sense of security and reduce liability for your building. See real examples of real emergency calls that our operators took in November 2017.

Allie Lewis

Posted on December 20 2017

By Allie Lewis, Content Marketing Specialist Kings III

Why an Old School Emergency Phone Trumps a Mobile Safety App

Why an Old School Emergency Phone Trumps a Mobile Safety App

Landlines are quickly disappearing from our everyday lives, but what's true for the individual does not always compute for public areas. Emergency phones offer invaluable parking lot and campus safety benefits unmatched by the cell phone. Learn why.

Dawn Pelikan

Posted on December 5 2017

By Dawn Pelikan, Business Development Coordinator Kings III

How Safe Are Your Stairs?

How Safe Are Your Stairs ?

Faulty, unstable stairs can cause code violations and accidents. We don't often think about stairwells, but for property managers, they require a lot of thought and preventative measures. Read to help ensure stronger, sturdier stairs and stairwells.

Dakota Thornton

Posted on November 15 2017

By Dakota Thornton, Business Development Coordinator Manager Kings III

Hold On! Step Into The Fastest Elevators in the World

Hold On! Step Into The Fastest Elevators in the World

As buildings become smarter, elevators are becoming faster. Discover how and where the world's fastest elevators are moving.

Dawn Pelikan

Posted on November 10 2017

By Dawn Pelikan, Business Development Coordinator Kings III

Kings III Emergency Dispatch Call Series : Volume 5

Kings III Emergency Dispatch Call Series : Volume 5

With elevator, pool and other help phone monitoring, Kings III's goal is to provide an added sense of security and reduce liability for your building. See real examples of real emergency calls that our operators took in September and October 2017.

Allie Lewis

Posted on November 3 2017

By Allie Lewis, Content Marketing Specialist Kings III

Property Managers: Check Out The Latest Tech Designed For You

Property Managers : Check Out The Latest Tech Designed For You

Property managers often have to wear many hats. This can get stressful and time consuming, but with certain technology tools, you can operate efficiently with ease. In this blog post, see what's out there to help you work better.

Dakota Thornton

Posted on October 26 2017

By Dakota Thornton, Business Development Coordinator Manager Kings III

Keep Your Self-Storage Facility Safe With These Tips

Keep Your Self-Storage Facility Safe With These Tips

Storage facilities are one of the fastest sectors within the real estate industry, but they don't come without their own challenges and safety issues. Here's a few safety items of which to pay attention.

Dakota Thornton

Posted on October 20 2017

By Dakota Thornton, Business Development Coordinator Manager Kings III

Property Management To-Do?s During Hurricane Season

Property Management To Do's During Hurricane Season

Between June and November, hurricane season becomes a force of nature that property managers need to reckon with -- and prepare for. Keep this post handy to get yourself, your staff and your tenants into hurricane-ready preparedness.

Dawn Pelikan

Posted on October 13 2017

By Dawn Pelikan, Business Development Coordinator Kings III

Improve Your Property with Meaningful Property Inspections

Improve Your Property with Meaningful Property Inspections

Property inspections done right can be an extremely effective tool. Unfortunately, many inspections are performed without clear direction and end up a rather passive routine. Use these tricks to see direct tangible improvements from your inspection.

Allie Lewis

Posted on October 6 2017

By Allie Lewis, Content Marketing Specialist Kings III

Learn More About Our Emergency Communications Operators

Learn More About Our Emergency Communications Operators

Get acquainted on a more personal level with some of the Kings III operators that handle your emergency calls and learn more about what they do to contribute to your property's safety. Meet Victor and Briona!

Allie Lewis

Posted on September 29 2017

By Allie Lewis, Content Marketing Specialist Kings III

Winterize Your Pool: Tips for the Off-Season

Winterize Your Pool : Tips for the Off-Season

Pool season may be coming to an end, but any property manager with a pool on their property knows that pool maintenance doesn't stop just because it's closed. Here are some manageable tips to maintain your pool this off season.

Dakota Thornton

Posted on September 22 2017

By Dakota Thornton, Business Development Coordinator Manager Kings III

Kings III Emergency Dispatch Call Series: Volume 4

Kings III Emergency Dispatch Call Series : Volume 4

With elevator, pool and other help phone monitoring, Kings III's goal is to provide an added sense of security and reduce liability for your building. See real examples of real emergency calls that our operators took in August 2017.

Allie Lewis

Posted on September 15 2017

By Allie Lewis, Content Marketing Specialist Kings III

Property Managers : Should You Use an Online Screening Service?

Property Managers : Should You Use an Online Screening Service?

Screening potential residents is essential for a property manager's liability & overall property safety, and online screening services can make the process more efficient. Learn how using a service benefits you & how to choose one best for your needs.

Dawn Pelikan

Posted on September 7 2017

By Dawn Pelikan, Business Development Coordinator Kings III

Kings III Centralizes your Emergency Communication Needs

Kings III Centralizes Your Emergency Communication Needs

Kings III's director of national accounts explains why more and more property management companies are looking at emergency communications needs on a portfolio level along with the benefits of doing so through Kings III.

Lance Mathes

Posted on September 1 2017

By Lance Mathes, Director of National Accounts Kings III

Three Top Complaints Your Residents Are Making

Three Top Complaints Your Residents Are Making

While it may not be your favorite aspect of the business, as a property manager, you know that complaints come with the territory. This blog post looks at 3 top complaints made by apartment residents and what the property manager can do to counteract.

Allie Lewis

Posted on August 18 2017

By Allie Lewis, Content Marketing Specialist Kings III

Reputation Management for the Property Manager

Reputation Management for the Property Manager

Reputation management is especially important for the property manager, as many potential tenants/residents do their initial research online. Learn tips both offline and online to optimize your property's reputation.

Allie Lewis

Posted on August 10 2017

By Allie Lewis, Content Marketing Specialist Kings III

Kings III Emergency Dispatch Call Series: Volume 3

Kings III Emergency Dispatch Call Series : Volume 3

With elevator, pool and other help phone monitoring, Kings III's goal is to provide an added sense of security to your clients and reduce liability for your building.See real examples of real emergency calls that our operators took in July 2017.

Allie Lewis

Posted on August 3 2017

By Allie Lewis, Content Marketing Specialist Kings III

Destination Dispatch Systems: Thumbs Up or Down?

Destination Dispatch Systems : Thumbs Up or Down?

The jury is still out on the marketability and success of elevator destination dispatch systems. Here, we size up the pros and cons to help you make an informed decision for your property.

Dakota Thornton

Posted on July 28 2017

By Dakota Thornton, Business Development Coordinator Manager Kings III

Elevator Facts You Didn't Know You Needed

Elevator Facts You Didn't Know You Needed

The elevator - this often-underappreciated innovation should always remind us that the sky's the limit. Here are some uplifting facts and figures regarding how the rise of elevators has accelerated the capabilities and potential of civilization.

Dawn Pelikan

Posted on July 21 2017

By Dawn Pelikan, Business Development Coordinator Kings III

How To Deal With Angry Occupants

How To Deal With Angry Occupants

As a property manager, you receive more than your daily dose of drama. Much of it happens as a result of spontaneous combustion from angry occupants. Here are some ways to diffuse the situation, often ahead of time, and to keep things running smoothly.

Dakota Thornton

Posted on July 14 2017

By Dakota Thornton, Business Development Coordinator Manager Kings III