How You Can Make Your Commercial and Residential Heaters Last Beyond Warranty with the Anode Rod and Maganode – by Bill Provin and Jim Bidegum

Commercial gas fired water heaters fail in much shorter periods of time then residential water heaters. The manufacturers are all aware of this fact; consequently commercial water heaters are provided with shorter warranty then the water heaters we all use in our homes. Approximately 75% of commercial water heaters will ultimately fail due to depletion…

10 Ways to Express Resident Appreciation – by Trish Harris

In the multifamily industry, we often think of apartment community residents in the collective.  However, these communities comprise of individuals with diverse lives, unique personalities and a broad range of hopes and dreams – just as any other group of people does.  When we think of our residents in this way, we can better consider…

Using a Checklist Will Help You Make the Right Insurance Purchase Decision for Your Real Estate Investment – by Cliff Hockley, President of Bluestone and Hockley

In today’s competitive world, we ask insurance vendors for bids to insure our investment properties – get the bids back, choose the lowest one and go on with our life. Unfortunately, buying insurance is more complicated than that. It takes some analysis to make a great choice, and not only do you need to compare…