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Rent Down, Vacancies Up in Q4 Vacancy and Rent Report
Rent Down, Vacancies Up in Q4 Vacancy and Rent Report

Renters have additional housing inventory and flat rent rates going into 2021 Continue Reading

01/27/2021


Weathering The Storm: Staying Relevant During the Pandemic
Weathering The Storm: Staying Relevant During the Pandemic

9 Ways Suppliers Can Stay Relevant During the Pandemic For nearly a year, we have been living in an age where from one day to the next we are often unsure of what to expect. We are so used to the day to day routines of our lives and when they are dramatically disrupted, we must develop coping... Continue Reading

by Dave Janecek
01/21/2021


Two New Housing Laws for 2021
Two New Housing Laws for 2021

You may recall that last summer, our Colorado legislature passed two bills which made “source of income” and “immigration status” protected classes statewide. We want to remind you that these laws have now taken effect as of Jan 1, 2021. If you have not already done so, you... Continue Reading

by Deborah Wilson
01/14/2021


Lessons from Geese: A Lesson Learned, a Foundation for Life
Lessons from Geese: A Lesson Learned, a Foundation for Life

As we start the 2021 New Year and put 2020 behind us, I want everyone to reflect on leadership and teamwork to help make the upcoming year fantastic. “Lessons from Geese” is a lesson learned. A Foundation for life. We can learn about leadership and teamwork from looking at the way... Continue Reading

by Angela Fletcher
01/13/2021


Here's What We Know about the COVID Vaccine
Here's What We Know about the COVID Vaccine

Anticipation for the COVID-19 vaccine is quickly growing following the Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) December11 approval of an emergency use authorization for the first vaccine candidate. Healthcare workers across the country received the first doses just days later, but many are... Continue Reading

01/13/2021


AAMD Purchases Thanksgiving Meal for 65 Families
AAMD Purchases Thanksgiving Meal for 65 Families

AAMD partners with Family HomeStead to feed Colorado families this Thanksgiving Continue Reading

11/18/2020


AAMD Honored at the NAA's Excellence Awards for Apartments Giving Back
AAMD Honored at the NAA's Excellence Awards for Apartments Giving Back

The Apartment Association of Metro Denver (AAMD) is honored to be acknowledged by the National Apartment Association (NAA) at the 2020 NAA Excellence Awards, or Excels, with the Affiliate Community Service award for its community efforts and work. The Excel’s aim to highlight excellence and... Continue Reading

11/12/2020


October Rent Collections Remain Steady in Mid-90s for the Seventh Month
October Rent Collections Remain Steady in Mid-90s for the Seventh Month

Rent collections in Colorado continues to exceed national rent payments levels Continue Reading

10/26/2020


Rental Market Remains Strong, Rent Rates Are Flat Amid Pandemic
Rental Market Remains Strong, Rent Rates Are Flat Amid Pandemic

The Apartment Association of Metro Denver released Q3 2020 results from the quarterly Denver Metro Area Apartment Vacancy and Rent Survey conducted by the University of Denver’s Daniels College of Business and Colorado Economic Management Associates. The report showed a strong rental market... Continue Reading

10/22/2020


Tackling Turnover: 10 Strategies to Maximize your Resident Retention & Enhance Renter Experience
Tackling Turnover: 10 Strategies to Maximize your Resident Retention & Enhance Renter Experience

A good multifamily professional knows that resident retention is key to the success of the community and bottom line. Retaining residents is just as important, if not more so, than getting new ones. Reducing resident turnover doesn’t only make financial sense, but it can also lead to... Continue Reading

by Ashley Tyndall
10/14/2020


4 Smart Technologies to Incorporate into Your Apartment Community
4 Smart Technologies to Incorporate into Your Apartment Community

When it comes to making a house a smart house, homeowners have the option to install things like smart thermostats, smart security cameras, and smart doorbells. However, renters have fewer options when it comes to making their home smart. Therefore, they will be more inclined to rent in an... Continue Reading

10/12/2020


2020 Election Voter Guide
2020 Election Voter Guide

The Issues That Impact our Industry Suggesting how members vote on ballot propositions is always a dicey affair. These issues are heavily publicized, often contentious, and highly partisan. We will avoid weighing in on most of the proposals, (even though they are very interesting issues) because... Continue Reading

by Drew Hamrick
10/9/2020