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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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Kings III and Apartment Complex Safety

Kings III and Apartment Complex Safety

Unfortunately, in multi-family property management, there are many types of emergencies that can occur within your apartment complex. This blog posts walks through a video featuring some such emergencies and explains what Kings III does to help.

Hold Occupants Liable and Reduce Property Management Costs

Hold Occupants Liable and Reduce Property Management Costs

In property management, it is often hard to cut costs without sacrificing the safety or quality of a building. This blog post suggests doing so by holding occupants liable for some responsibilities and costs with 2 specific techniques on how to do so.

Property Management- What NOT to Do

Property Management- What NOT to Do

This blog post contains common mistakes made in property management that can have significant repercussions. Property managers should avoid these items in order to perform optimally and constantly improve.

Testing Your Emergency Phones

Testing Your Emergency Phones

Emergency phones serve a very important purpose, but if you do not regularly test your phones, they may not be code compliant or even function safely and effectively. This blog covers how to easily test your phones to ensure functionality and compliance.

Get to Know Our Emergency Communications Operators

Get to Know Our Emergency Communications Operators

In this post, we interview some of Kings III's emergency communications operators for an inside look at what it's like for them within our emergency communications center, including what is the craziest call they have ever had to take.

Attracting Millennial Occupants

Attracting Millennial Occupants

As millennials continue to make up a larger and larger share of those renting properties, it is important for property managers to take measures to make their rentals attractive to this generation. This blog post provides guidelines on how to do so.

Top Issues Property Managers Face and How to Fix Them

Top Issues Property Managers Face and How to Fix Them

This blog post names common issues that many property managers regularly face along with how to fix them so that the property manager can prepare and act accordingly should they run into one.

ADA Alterations- Determining What is Readily Achievable

ADA Alterations- Determining What is Readily Achievable

Property managers must make all alterations to comply to ADA regulations that are considered readily achievable, but how can you determine what exactly that means? This blog post relays just how to do so.

Get Help With Your Energy Efficiency Efforts

Get Help With Your Energy Efficiency Efforts

This blog post highlights some of the many energy incentive programs designed to provide funding, rebates, tax deductions, etc. for those applying energy efficient measures within their buildings.

What is an Advanced Emergency Medical Dispatcher Certification?

What is an Advanced Emergency Medical Dispatch Certification?

An Advanced Emergency Medical Dispatch certification exceeds all national requirements and allows emergency communications dispatchers to handle emergency calls appropriately and provide best possible responses. Learn more specifics in this blog.

Crime Prevention for Your Building

Crime Prevention for Your Building

This blog post offers methods of crime prevention that building owners and property managers can implement in order to increase the safety of their properties as well as their tenants and residents.