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Short-term Rental Taxes too Taxing? Problem Solved.

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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2017: Just the Beginning

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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Co-Founder Eric Broughton Speaking at 2017 Multifamily Leadership Summit

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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ApartmentJet Raises $900k Seed Round to Turn Apartment Vacancy into Revenue

(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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Revisiting Our Case Study: Success and Growth

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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The Smart Way to Short Stays

Before creating ApartmentJet, we set out to learn a few things about the multifamily industry’s attitude toward short stay marketplaces like AirBnB. We spoke to former clients, to marketing teams, to operations executives. We read industry news and conference presentations. Everyone worried about the same issues, which included: Visibility. Who …

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Our First Milestone

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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Short Term Rentals: A New Marketing Channel

At its core, ApartmentJet is a marketing platform. That means we don’t necessarily think of short term rentals as a new type of business model. Instead, we think of them as a new type of marketing channel. This is an important distinction, because it can affect your short term rental …

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Introducing Event Based Pricing Controls

We promised another big new feature this week, and we always (try to) deliver. Today we’re introducing Event Based pricing controls to help you easily override prices for an entire community in a few simple steps. Let’s say you manage a property with ten short term rental units. Maybe you’re …

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