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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Arguably, one of the most critical aspects of managing short term stays is communication with your potential, future, and current guests. Whether you’re answering questions or requesting information, communication is constant. One of ApartmentJet’s main goals is to simplify and expedite those communications, reducing the workload for onsite staff or …

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Prior to launch, multiple properties piloted ApartmentJet. We wanted to get a better sense for workflows, pricing, and traffic. We also wanted to determine if short term guests would find multifamily communities attractive. One of our pilot customers was a Chicago-based real estate company testing properties in Columbus, OH and …

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We officially launched ApartmentJet this week at the Apartment Internet Marketing Conference. The response exceeded our hopes. We want to thank everyone for giving us a phenomenal welcome and for showing so much enthusiasm. To recap our California adventure, we compiled some super duper important data to share with you. …

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ApartmentJet launches May 8 at the Apartment Internet Marketing Conference (AIM) in Huntington Beach, California. We’ll be conducting demos, answering questions, talking short term rentals, and saying hi to old friends.  We’ll be located in the Shoreline Room, alongside the glorious new Third Dimension scanner. You need to see this …

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Welcome to the ApartmentJet blog. To kick things off, let’s start with a note from our founders. When we mention the sharing economy to our friends and colleagues in the multifamily apartment industry, we always get a reaction. It’s rarely positive, and it bleeds uncertainty. Say the word “AirBnB” and …

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