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Interview with Melody Akhtari: Creating Magical Package Delivery Solutions

Posted by Luxer One
on Jun 3, 2019 8:40:41 AM

In 2011, Amazon introduced TV & movie streaming as part of its Prime subscription service. Perhaps unsurprisingly, this boosted Prime subscriptions, boosting Amazon sales, and creating a boom in package deliveries. Today, nearly 47% of package deliveries come from Amazon! In multi-family and mixed-use buildings, this created a huge problem.

 

Melody Akhtari, Director of Marketing & Communications at Luxer One, says that what started as a front desk courtesy in these properties is now a major headache. Luxer One has the solution.

 

In this episode of The Future of Living Podcast, Blake Miller and Melody discuss:

Read the interview transcript below, or listen to the original 25-minute podcast here.

 

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Topics: Insider, Package Delivery, Property Management, Package Management, Package Lockers, Tips, Technology, Interview, FirstLookResidential

5 Creative Ways to Launch Your New Package Locker Amenity

Posted by Luxer One
on May 22, 2019 9:06:50 AM

It’s an exciting time at your property. By investing in package lockers, you're giving your residents the gift of time and peace of mind. No more rushing home to get their packages before the office closes, and no more worrying about package theft. With your new Luxer One package lockers, your residents can pick up their packages with ease whether it’s 1 PM or 1 AM.

 

Now that you have these lockers in place, it’s important to get your residents informed and excited about their new package locker amenity. In this post, we'll share five locker launch tips guaranteed to pump up your residents.

 

To download an infographic version of this article, click here.


Don’t have our lockers yet? Reach out to a Luxer One team member, or download this quick guide to locker features.

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Topics: Property Management, Package Management, Package Lockers, Tips, FirstLookResidential

Holiday Package Management: 4 Tips for Helping Your Carriers

Posted by Luxer One
on Dec 18, 2017 11:20:17 AM

Package delivery volume skyrockets during the holiday season, and parcel carriers have their work cut out for them. Companies like USPS, FedEx, UPS, and Amazon rise to the challenge by hiring seasonal drivers to keep up with the massive amount of deliveries.

Here are 4 tips to help make the delivery process as smooth as possible during this hectic, high-volume time of year.

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Topics: Holiday, Package Management, Tips

Holiday Package Management: 5 Tips for Helping Residents

Posted by Luxer One
on Dec 14, 2017 9:03:18 AM

Your residents receive more packages during the winter holidays than any other time of year. Here are 5 tips to help them pick up their deliveries faster, make sure they never miss a package, and to spread the joy and excitement of the holiday season.

 

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Topics: Holiday, Package Management, Tips

5 Barriers (And Solutions) to Resident Adoption of Package Lockers

Posted by Luxer One
on May 11, 2017 6:01:41 PM

As a multifamily property manager, one of the most important ways to optimize your package lockers is to make sure that all of your residents are properly set up to use the service. When you have 100% resident adoption, you get the maximum benefit out of your lockers.

 

Residents are typically excited to use the lockers, and when they're well-implemented, residents love package lockers. However, an apartment complex can inadvertently make it more difficult for residents to embrace the new system. The key to high adoption rates is to avoid putting up these barriers to resident adoption.

 

What are these barriers, and how can you side-step them?

 

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Topics: Package Lockers, Tips, Technology

6 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Getting Package Lockers

Posted by Luxer One
on Feb 15, 2017 1:46:08 PM

Package lockers are a big investment. If you're considering getting a locker system, it's important to ask these six questions during your due diligence. You'll set your property up to make the most out of your lockers, and also avoid several potential headaches down the road. Know what to prepare for now, and you'll prime your property for years of simple, easy-to-use automated package acceptance.

 

If you're looking for hard data on the package problem, check out this infographic.

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Topics: Package Management, Package Lockers, Tips, FirstLookResidential, FirstLookUniversity

3 Property Management Productivity Tips for 2017

Posted by Luxer One
on Jan 2, 2017 4:48:34 PM

If you commit to just one resolution this new year, shoot for the grandmaster of them all: increasing productivity. When you increase your productivity, you save time and can greatly improve your entire community.

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Topics: Property Management, Tips

Fun and Festive Holiday Ideas for Property Managers [Part 3: A Helping Hand]

Posted by Luxer One
on Dec 20, 2016 10:00:45 AM

In Part 1 and Part 2, we talked about decorating, snacks, and events. All these holiday ideas have been in the interest of making life better for your residents, and this final post drives that home.

 

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Topics: Holiday, Property Management, Tips

Fun and Festive Holiday Ideas for Property Managers [Part 2: Events]

Posted by Luxer One
on Dec 18, 2016 10:40:00 AM

Check out Part 1 here.

 

As the days get colder, and you start to see your breath in the air, give your residents an extra reason to emerge from their cozy apartments. 

 

The extra mile that you go to create memorable holiday experiences can go a long way toward making your residents happy!

 

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Topics: Holiday, Property Management, Tips

Fun and Festive Holiday Ideas for Property Managers [Part 1: Decorations]

Posted by Luxer One
on Dec 15, 2016 5:54:08 PM

The holiday season is a perfect time to strengthen the bonds of your community with a bit of festive cheer!

 

Creating the right ambiance is a simple way to put your residents in high spirits. Set the holiday mood with the sights, smells, and tastes of the season. 

 

So, how do you create those warm, fuzzy feelings?

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Topics: Holiday, Property Management, Tips

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