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Today with Multifamily

Today with Multifamily

By MAA

We talk with real people who tell us real stories about working in the apartment industry. Presented by the Mississippi Apartment Association.
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Episode 11: How is event planning incorporated into multifamily?
Episode 11: How is event planning incorporated into multifamily?
On-site staff teams have many responsibilities on a daily basis. One area that takes a lot of planning and preparation is resident events. Here from the former MAA Event Coordinator and Owner of LGM Weddings and Events, Lauren Messina. She'll share her tips and tricks for event planning whether small or large.
16:27
November 18, 2022
Episode 10: A Day in the Life of a Property Manager
Episode 10: A Day in the Life of a Property Manager
In this episode, we talk with Property Managers, Cadie Collins and Christy Huff, both with Heritage Properties.  Here why they chose the multifamily industry and what lessons they have learned along the way.
23:15
October 28, 2022
Episode 9: Working in the Family Business
Episode 9: Working in the Family Business
Not many people know what they want to be when they grow up as a child. From an early age, Caroline Reed knew she wanted to have a career in the multifamily industry. In this episode, we talk with her about starting out in the family business, the challenges of her position, and what her daily duties look like.  Host: Meghan Elder, MAA Association Executive  Guest Co-Host: Kim Silvio, Guarantee Restoration Services 
26:49
September 23, 2022
Episode 8: How Multi-Family and Hospitality go Hand in Hand
Episode 8: How Multi-Family and Hospitality go Hand in Hand
We sit down with Scott Sledge as he gives us insight on how multi-family and hospitality are different but also similar. He tells us about a new business venture in Vicksburg, MS. 
27:26
August 19, 2022
Episode 7: A Day in the Life of a Regional Property Manager
Episode 7: A Day in the Life of a Regional Property Manager
In this episode, we sit down and talk about the day in the life of a Regional Property Manager with Michelle Littlejohn. Michelle gives us a little bit of insight on what it takes to be a Regional Property Manager and how she balances work being on-site, working from her car, and working from home.
22:22
July 22, 2022
Bonus Episode: Should the multifamily industry embrace remote working?
Bonus Episode: Should the multifamily industry embrace remote working?
We continue speaking with Jennifer Welch, property owner of Belhaven Residential about how our industry can embrace remote working.
07:38
June 22, 2022
Episode 6: Being A Multifamily Property Owner Isn't Always Easy
Episode 6: Being A Multifamily Property Owner Isn't Always Easy
Being a multifamily property owner isn't always easy, but is so rewarding. Here from a local owner who believes in the community that she calls home and continues to invest in. Jennifer Welch with Belhaven Residential shares what to do if you are thinking about joining this industry. 
36:42
June 15, 2022
Episode 5 | Why social media is so important for your business
Episode 5 | Why social media is so important for your business
In this episode, we talk about all things social media and why your business needs an online presence. Emily Alexander Moore, owner and founder of Moore Media Group joins us to give tips on how to engage with your audience regularly. 
30:19
May 20, 2022
Part 2 of Multifamily Service & Supplier Providers- What does that mean and what do they do?
Part 2 of Multifamily Service & Supplier Providers- What does that mean and what do they do?
Everyone thinks the grass is greener on the Associate side. In this special two-part episode, we'll take a closer look at what goes into working with onsite staff. With special guests: James Burwell- Liberty Rent, Nicki Cook- Shadowlake Apartments, and Kim Silvio- Guarantee Restoration Services. 
30:00
April 22, 2022
Multifamily Service & Supplier Providers- What does that mean and what do they do?
Multifamily Service & Supplier Providers- What does that mean and what do they do?
Everyone thinks the grass is greener on the Associate side. In this special two-part episode, we'll take a closer look at what goes into working with onsite staff. With special guests: James Burwell- Liberty Rent, Nicki Cook- Shadowlake Apartments, and Kim Silvio- Guarantee Restoration Services
34:41
March 25, 2022
A Deep Dive into Leasing
A Deep Dive into Leasing
In this episode, we jump right into discussing life as a Leasing Consultant and the challenges of the position. Connor Haywood, Damon Owens- Belhaven Residential, and Ari Toler- Laurel Park join us for a deep diver into being the first face a resident sees.  
36:20
February 18, 2022
Government Affairs and why it matters to Multifamily
Government Affairs and why it matters to Multifamily
In this episode, we chat about the importance of Government Affairs and the impact on our industry. With special guests Kevin Hodges, Heritage Properties and Robert Ireland, Watkins & Eager
25:35
January 28, 2022
Episode 10: Marketing & Moving Tips
Episode 10: Marketing & Moving Tips
We're taking a deep dive into marketing and moving with Shelby Taylor of TWO MEN AND A TRUCK®.
22:08
November 04, 2021
Epidsode 9: What is Hatching Hope?
Epidsode 9: What is Hatching Hope?
On epidose 9 we talk with Jessica Siniard Trahan of Hathcing Hope to learn more about the organization. Hatching Hope is a 501 (C)(3) disaster relief and humanitarian aid organization that provides immediate and long term recovery essentials to victims of disaster.  Hatching Hope was founded in 2016 by Keli Lynch-Wright, and her son, Ashton Wright after losing their home to a fire in 2010.  After experiencing such tragedy, Keli and Ashton wanted to help and give back to those who go through similar disasters.  Since their launch in 2016, Hatching Hope has served nearly 20,000 families children and pets!
17:13
October 05, 2021
Episode 8: Stop Waiting! Take Advantage of Available Opportunities.
Episode 8: Stop Waiting! Take Advantage of Available Opportunities.
Delila is the owner of Delila Shantea, LLC, and works as an Enablement Training Specialist for SmartRent. Prior to joining SmartRent she worked in property management and public accounting.
20:53
August 31, 2021
Episode 7: Transitioning Back On-site as a Property Manager
Episode 7: Transitioning Back On-site as a Property Manager
Our guest co-host, Kim Silvio with Apartments.com joins us to learn more about Renee Ainsworth, Property Manager with Tapestry Northridge, Arlington Properties. 
23:19
July 28, 2021
Associate Members - Who are THEY and WHAT do they actually do?
Associate Members - Who are THEY and WHAT do they actually do?
Join us for an interview with Hunter Riley, Business Development Manager with Contractor's Inc, a national company specializing in multifamily contract projects, as he shares with us how he got started in this industry, what he's learned from it and his biggest takeaways from his mentors. 
28:28
June 29, 2021
Mississippi - The New Investor's Market
Mississippi - The New Investor's Market
Speaking with Chamberlan Carothers, Owner/Investor with SVN/Southgate Realty, based in Hattiesburg, MS.  We talk on pre-Covid and post-Covid market trends in the Pine Belt and why Mississippi is an investor's dream right now! 
27:56
May 27, 2021
Talking Shop with Johnny Forest, Maintenance Supervisor with MidAmerica Apartment Communities
Talking Shop with Johnny Forest, Maintenance Supervisor with MidAmerica Apartment Communities
We dive into all things maintenance with Johnny Forest, a Maintenance Supervisor with MidAmerica Apartment Communities who has been in the industry for 16 years! 
18:31
May 06, 2021
Getting the ZING back in LeaZING with Toni Blake
Getting the ZING back in LeaZING with Toni Blake
Join us for Episode 3 of Today with Multifamily as we sit down with famed public speaker, Toni Blake, from www.totallytoni.com  She is a wealth of knowledge and burst of positive energy in our industry and she has some incredible tips to improve your property leasing skills! 
29:28
April 16, 2021
POST COVID Marketing Strategies for Multifamily
POST COVID Marketing Strategies for Multifamily
Guest Speaker, Michelle Ford, Director of Marketing for Heritage Properties tells us all about how to navigate a Post-Covid world and marketing your property to the maximum capability.
27:32
March 26, 2021
Pilot Episode
Pilot Episode
Introducing Meghan and Brandi' and what an apartment association does for the multifamily industry, behind the scenes.  
19:37
March 03, 2021