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Apartment Amenities You’re Guaranteed to Notice in 2018

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Swimming pools and treadmills aren’t enough to attract desirable tenants anymore. With so many young people choosing to rent over buying a house, multifamily building owners will have to step up their game. Amenities that will gain more popularity over the next few years will focus on technology, security, and a sense of community, so don’t be surprised if you …

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Renters Are Ready for Meal Kit Delivery, But Is Your Building?

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The meal kit industry is booming. In fact, the meal kit industry’s revenue is projected to grow to over $10 billion in 2020 according to Statista. With that kind of rapid growth, you’ll undoubtedly be seeing HelloFresh and Blue Apron packages show up in your mailroom more frequently. And here’s the thing: no facility that caters to a younger demographic …

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Success Story: University of Nevada Las Vegas

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When’s the last time you were able to give your student workers an immediate raise? That’s exactly what happened at the University of Nevada Las Vegas after they installed Smiota’s package delivery system in their residence halls. Streamlining their package management system doesn’t just save UNLV money. It saves their residence hall staff time, too, so they can focus on …

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Student Housing Upgrades Guaranteed to Impress (Without Breaking the Bank)

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Your incoming freshmen might be dreaming of living in luxury. But unless you have a bottomless pocketbook, chances are installing a swimming pool in the courtyard or supplying Tempur-Pedic mattresses for all isn’t high on the priority list. Room and board can cost students upwards of $9,000 per year at a public university. And often the amenities just don’t match …

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Why Choose Smiota Package Management System?

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So, you’ve decided to automate the package management process at your building. Excellent decision — your staff and your residents will thank you for it! Package management systems are relatively new, so there aren’t a large number of options, but there are a few. Here, we identify some of the features (and red flags) to look for when assessing package …

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Package Management Systems: Hassle-Free Package Delivery for Multifamily Buildings, Student Residences, and More

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Do any of these sound familiar? These are common occurrences anywhere many people receive packages — multifamily buildings, student residences, and so on. And they’re likely to become even more prevalent as the online shopping craze continues to grow. A package management system can help building managers handle deliveries accurately and efficiently while taking the burden off of their front …

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Smiota Refrigerated Package Lockers Featured in Multihousing Pro

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Fresh meal kit delivery services like Blue Apron and Hello Fresh have been growing in popularity over the past few years, posing considerable challenges for apartment managers and other multifamily communities. To keep up with the meal kit and grocery delivery trend, property managers and developers are starting to install refrigerated package lockers. Not only do refrigerated lockers this keep food …

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UNLV Student Residence Halls Integrates Smiota’s Package Lockers

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UNLV has chosen Smiota to manage thousands of packages received by student residence halls. Smiota, a leading provider of cloud based package management solutions is the first to offer a fully integrated Mailroom app with Smiota PoD smart lockers to efficiently receive thousands of packages daily. Smiota PoD smart lockers offer students 24×7 convenience and secure access to their packages.While …