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Occupancy taxes. Lodging taxes. Whatever you call them, short term rental taxes have been a huge source of uncertainty for multifamily owners and operators curious about short term rentals. Potential clients always ask the same questions:  “How do the taxes work? Who collects them? How do we file them?” Followed …

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As 2017 checks out and 2018 prepares for arrival, the ApartmentJet team is hard at work in balmy, sub-zero Chicago, prepping for a 2018 that promises big improvements to our products and services as well as huge gains for our clients. We know a lot of you are in the …

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ApartmentJet co-founder Eric Broughton will speak with a panel of industry leaders this week at the 2017 Multifamily Leadership Summit to discuss the sharing economy’s impact on multifamily. From Markets Insider: One session,”The Shared Economy’s Impact on Leasing,” will focus on leveraging the shared rental marketplace and providing solutions to …

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(PRESS RELEASE) – Chicago, IL – ApartmentJet, Inc. announced today it has raised over $900k in capital as part of an oversubscribed Series Seed round led by Chicago-based Network Ventures. Other participants include Blue Tree Capital and Fulcrum Investing, as well as private strategic partners. ApartmentJet will use the funding to scale …

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When ApartmentJet launched earlier this year, we highlighted the success of our pilot customer in a case study. Today we thought it was time to revisit that case study to see how the client has fared since launch. The client went live on a beta version of ApartmentJet in March …

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This week we’re excited to announce we’ve topped our first milestone. 100 completed stays. Since our launch in May, short term guests have visited our client properties more than 100 times and stayed more than 250 nights. Each reservation was booked and managed through ApartmentJet, and each included a background …

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So you’re almost convinced it’s time to earn short term revenue with your vacant units, but you’re not certain your onsite staff is ready to handle the flood of communications or booking requests that come with short term rental marketplaces. Or maybe you have no one available during hours when …

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As mentioned in our 1871 post, we consider ourselves proud Chicagoans (even though some of us live in the burbs). So we’re always excited to be featured in Chicago tech publications. First there was this great ApartmentJet story from Built In Chicago. Now the fine folks at ChicagoInno have published …

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From the moment work began on ApartmentJet, we wanted this startup to be different. In the past, we’ve worked on fully distributed teams. We’ve worked with offshore teams. We knew, given the complexities of this product, the timelines involved, and Kevin’s determination to use modern development frameworks, we needed everyone …

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