Archive for August 15, 2016
If you’re a property owner, there are probably a few things that keep you awake at night. Late rent could be one, empty units might be another, maybe even the prospect of impending winterization. But one thought above all else should occupy a significant portion of your daily mental RAM:
The safety of your tenants.
And on the list of things that could endanger your tenants’ safety, fire should be right at the top. Apartments and hotels account for the top two categories of high-rise fires. Fires in hotels and motels alone injure an estimated 150 people each year and result in an average of 15 deaths, not to mention over $75 million in lost and damaged property.
So what can be done?
Are you worried about that burnt-dinner smell