1. Apartment Amenities…What Do Residents Use? By Justin Coleman

      In April, Lindsay Machak with Multifamily Executive ran an article about the top five most underutilized amenities at apartment communities. Three top executives in the industry contributed their feedback about these amenities and whether or not they were deemed underutilized. The five amenities …Read More


    CLASS is very honored to have guest blogger and Student Housing Consultant Michael Coakley join us to weigh in on the amenity arms race that we are experiencing in Student Housing.  We would like to thank Michael for his great insight into the features and amenities that truly ad value for Studen…Read More

  3. Multifamily Insurance Marketplace Update

    CLASS is pleased to have guest blogger Michael Shadeed of Franklin Street Insurance Services provide us with an insurance marketplace update. "As apartment owners, you are part of one of the most volatile insurance marketplaces in the country, with coverage options and pricing continuously in flux.…Read More

  4. Exploring Risk Exposure in Multi-Family Developments.

    CLASS is pleased to have guest blogger Chris Player, CIC, of Stevens Hale and Associates  provide some much needed insight into different areas of risk exposure in multifamily communities.   Thanks for sharing Chris! “Apartment executives face a number of day to day challenges.  From real est…Read More

  5. Multi-Family Site Selection Due Diligence

    With the multi-family market remaining red hot, CLASS reached out to Fred Beebe of  Thomas & Hutton Engineering Co to provide some insight on Site Selection Due Diligence.   Thomas and Hutton has conducted site searches, land plans, and civil engineering for 11,000 apartment units in South…Read More