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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

Kings III Emergency Dispatch Series June 2017 : Volume 2

Kings III Emergency Dispatch Series June 2017 : Volume 2

On-site emergency help phones in elevators, parking areas, stairwells and more provide an added sense of security to your occupants and reduce liability for your building. Not convinced? See our real-life examples of how help phones assisted in June 2017

Allie Lewis

Posted on July 7 2017

By Allie Lewis, Content Marketing Specialist Kings III

7 Reasons 911 Should Not Be Your First Emergency Call

7 Reasons 911 Should Not Be Your First Emergency Call

When you think of encountering an emergency, you likely automatically think of dialing 911 for help. The problem here is that there are some unknown shortcomings when it comes to 911 centers, especially for property owners liable for their occupants.

Katie Thomas

Posted on June 29 2017

By Katie Thomas, VP of Marketing Kings III

Kings III Improves Customer Relations by Using Net Promoter Score

Kings III Improves Customer Relations by Using Net Promoter Score

Kings III emergency monitoring puts service of the customer above all else. Learn from our VP of Client Services how we improve our services (and how you can too!) using the widely-used Net Promoter System.

Kyle Hamilton

Posted on June 23 2017

By Kyle Hamilton, VP of Client Services Kings III

Kings III EDC Call Series

Kings III Emergency Dispatch Call Series: Volume 1

On-site emergency help phones in elevators, parking areas, stairwells and more provide an added sense of security to your clients and reduce liability for your building. See our real-life examples how:

Katie Thomas

Posted on June 12 2017

By Katie Thomas, VP of Marketing Kings III

Airbnb and Multifamily Property Management : What to Look Out For

Airbnb and Multifamily Property Management : What to Look Out For

The growing shared economy may involve your property (sometimes even without you being aware). Be sure you're on your game when it comes to property management liability and safety if occupants are using Airbnb to rent your space online.

Dakota Thornton

Posted on June 9 2017

By Dakota Thornton, Business Development Coordinator Manager Kings III

Unusual Property Emergencies : How to Prepare for the Unexpected

Unusual Property Emergencies : How to Prepare for the Unexpected

Property managers know that property disasters aren't always predictable. This doesn't mean that they cannot and should not be prepared. See an example of a real unexpected apartment emergency and how to safely counteract such an instance.

Allie Lewis

Posted on May 26 2017

By Allie Lewis, Content Marketing Specialist Kings III

Do You Have Records of the Emergency Calls on Your Property?

Do You Have Records of the Emergency Calls on Your Property?

Recording all emergency phone calls made from your property can both decrease your property management liability and increase your property safety. See how doing so can specifically benefit you.

Allie Lewis

Posted on May 11 2017

By Allie Lewis, Content Marketing Specialist Kings III

Renting to Millennials : The Possibilities and the Liabilities

Renting to Millennials : The Possibilities and the Liabilities

Property managers have no shortage of Millennials looking to rent, but with a rush often comes unforeseen traps, sometimes creating a property management liability. We suggest six red flags to consider when opening your doors to younger renters.

Dawn Pelikan

Posted on May 4 2017

By Dawn Pelikan, Business Development Coordinator Kings III

Property Manager Advice: Be Aware of these Common Occupant Hoaxes

Property Manager Advice: Be Aware of these Common Occupant Hoaxes

Property managers can end up in a heap of trouble due to the dishonesty of their occupants more often than they may think. This blog addresses some of the common occupant scams that property managers should be aware of and prepare for.

Allie Lewis

Posted on April 28 2017

By Allie Lewis, Content Marketing Specialist Kings III

Property Pest Prevention and Management

Property Pest Prevention and Management

Pest problems on your property are not only unwanted by occupants, but they also can create unsafe conditions. Learn how to stay on top of pest management to avoid infestations and what to do should you experience an unwanted pest outbreak.

Allie Lewis

Posted on April 14 2017

By Allie Lewis, Content Marketing Specialist Kings III

Staying Calm in a Stuck Elevator and How Kings III Can Help

Staying Calm in a Stuck Elevator and How Kings III Can Help

This blog post features a video of an actual call to Kings III's emergency center in which a passenger stuck in an elevator freaked out and provides tips on what to do to keep calm should you find yourself panicking in a stuck elevator.

Allie Lewis

Posted on April 6 2017

By Allie Lewis, Content Marketing Specialist Kings III

Top 5 Pool Safety and Maintenance Resources

Top 5 Pool Safety and Maintenance Resources

In order to make sure multifamily property managers are doing everything they can to further their pool safety and maintenance this pool season, Kings III provides 5 resources from across the web with unique pool safety tips and guidelines.

Allie Lewis

Posted on March 31 2017

By Allie Lewis, Content Marketing Specialist Kings III

Behind the Emergency Call: A Kings III EDC Operator Interview

Behind the Emergency Call: A Kings III EDC Operator Interview

Kings III's Emergency Dispatch Center Operator, Jacob, answers interview questions, providing details on the types of emergency calls that he has to take, his appreciation for his colleagues and management, what he thinks makes Kings III unique & more

Allie Lewis

Posted on March 24 2017

By Allie Lewis, Content Marketing Specialist Kings III

Pool Cleanliness Tips for Property Managers

Pool Cleanliness Tips for Property Managers

Pool season is an exciting time, but it does create a new set of responsibilities for the multifamily property manager. This blog post provides the property with manageable and actionable items to maintain the pool cleanliness required by their residents.

Allie Lewis

Posted on March 17 2017

By Allie Lewis, Content Marketing Specialist Kings III

Preferred Tenant Amenities in the Commercial Real Estate Space

Preferred Tenant Amenities in the Commercial Real Estate Space

While preferred occupant amenities are more streamlined among residential properties, those within commercial property management can also provide particular amenities that will make their building more attractive to tenants, as discussed in this blog.

Allie Lewis

Posted on March 10 2017

By Allie Lewis, Content Marketing Specialist Kings III

Kings III Increases Reliability by Installing New Generator

Kings III Increases Reliability by Installing New Generator

Kings III's VP of Technology, Dave Mann, explains how Kings III's recent installation of a backup generator benefits its customers.

Dave Mann

Posted on February 24 2017

By Dave Mann, VP of Technology Kings III

The In's and Out's of Preventative Maintenance for Your Property

Preventative Maintenance for Your Property

Learn how preventative maintenance can be beneficial as a property manager as well as tips on how you should carry these preventative measures out within this blog post.

Katie Thomas

Posted on February 17 2017

By Katie Thomas, VP of Marketing Kings III

Are You Compliant with HUD's New Smoke-Free Rule?

Code Compliant with HUD's New Smoke-Free Rule?

The HUD smoke-free regulation takes effect this February 2017. Multifamily property managers can refer to this blog to learn some of the benefits that come with the regulation and to quickly ensure that they are in compliance.

Allie Lewis

Posted on February 9 2017

By Allie Lewis, Content Marketing Specialist Kings III

Kings III and National Accounts

Kings III and National Accounts

In this blog post, Kings III's Director of National Accounts discusses recent survey findings about why nation-wide management companies choose to do business with us beyond cost savings.

Lance Mathes

Posted on February 1 2017

By Lance Mathes, Director of National Accounts Kings III

Emergencies at the Super Bowl

Emergencies at the Super Bowl

Super Bowl emergencies aren't quite what people think of on the big game day, but they happen. Kings III highlights some example emergency scenarios and reasons why Super Bowl attendees are lucky to have access to Kings III phones at the NRG Stadium.

Allie Lewis

Posted on January 27 2017

By Allie Lewis, Content Marketing Specialist Kings III

Safety Tips for the Property Manager

Safety Tips for the Property Manager

Property managers often overlook some of the dangers associated with meeting strangers and showing their properties alone. This blog post offers property manager safety tips that lessen the likelihood of a dangerous situation while on the job.

Allie Lewis

Posted on December 2 2016

By Allie Lewis, Content Marketing Specialist Kings III