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Investors are predicted to hold single-family homes and multi-family dwellings more than flipping properties as real estate values stabilize and affordability flat lines.  Based on numbers from Daren Blomquist, vice president at RealtyTrac, Blomquist made a statement saying, “We will see it flatten out because home prices are starting to flatten out as well. That […]

Part-time/Temporary Employment Increasing Trend Among Workforce

A recent Harvard Business Review: The Dawning of the Flex Labor made some interesting points about the evolution of business. We found this especially relevant as a staffing company. In short, the fundamental argument is that being more proactive in seeking part-time/temporary employment will provide more security and opportunity than seeking traditional full-time employment. Support […]

Interview Questions: Why should we hire you?

When asked the question, “Why should we hire you?“, this is your chance to convince the interviewer that you’re the best candidate. In order to impressively answer this one, it’s imperative that you do your homework on the company and job duties so that you can tailor your response accordingly. You’re looking for someone who […]

Interview Questions: What motivates you?

When in an interview and asked, “What motivates you?“, you’ll want to respond in a way that impresses upon an ambitious and enthusiastic personality. Otherwise, you may come across as lacking motivation and interest. Be sure that you avoid overly vague or common response such as, “I really enjoy working with others and being helpful […]

PSA Updated Promo

If you are looking for temporary staffing company contact Property Staffing Associates. PSA gives access to outstanding leasing associates, property managers, and professional maintenance technicians. Owned by two women with extensive property management experience.  

Interview Questions: What’s your pet peeve?

When an employer asks you “What are your biggest pet peeves?“, they’re looking to learn what frustrates and irritates you. How do you handle them? Are they frequently things found within the workplace? Plan Ahead Your words, expressions, body language and time it takes you to respond are all being judged, so be sure to practice […]

IREM Phil Fehler Golf Tournament 2015

Property Staffing Associates is honored to be a Platinum Professional Partner with Chapter 27 of the Institute of Real Estate Management. The Phil Fehler Golf Tournament supports the scholarship program for it’s members.  

What to do in case of a flood

Although unfortunate, natural disasters like the flash flooding in Texas can serve as an eye-opener for the rest of us to be better prepared should we ever be burdened with the same misfortune. Natural disasters including flash flooding often occur without warning and have staggering consequences. There are many steps property managers can take to […]

Five Fair Housing Mistakes Your Maintenance Staff Could Make

April is Fair Housing Month, and we all know how important it is for housing professionals to be aware of fair housing regulations. Many fair housing complaints are initiated by residents already under lease in a community, because of perceived discrimination of themselves or their guests that is affecting their continued enjoyment. Discrimination does not […]

Tips for Hiring Property Managers

8 Tips for Hiring the Best Property Manager for Your Real Estate Portfolio: 1.  The first thing I always want to know is how many properties (units is a better measure) are they managing.  This is followed up with how many employees are managing these units.  Here is what I have found based on our experience building our […]