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Exterior Inspections
Houston
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Terry is working up a sweat with the Allied Orion Group in Houston, TX. From the pool to dog poo, experience exterior inspections with maintenance supervisor Alfredo. Watch as Terry dives deep at Oasis on Ella.

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We can be heroes:
No, they were already heroes.

Terry Danner, SightPlan CEO, set out to showcase the true heroes who work at apartment communities nationwide in the new series Back to Work with Terry Danner.

Even before the pandemic changed multifamily operations forever, Terry was making plans to really get down and dirty with onsite teams to understand their passions, workloads, frustrations and successes. But more importantly, he wanted to get to know and celebrate each individual and let them know how they are truly heroes at their communities and to honor their commitment with awards and rewards. Think Dirty Jobs with Mike Rowe meets up with Undercover Boss and they make their way to the apartment industry – that’s Back to Work with Terry Danner.

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HUD Rolls Out New Inspection Model

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) in early 2020 identified the need for an updated inspection model to better assess and address safety and quality conditions. The previous inspection format frequently failed to identify the extent of health and safety conditions, allowing poor quality properties to still pass inspection.

HUD has overhauled its Real Estate Assessment Center (REAC) and initiated its new National Standards for the Physical Inspection of Real Estate (NSPIRE). The model prioritizes health and safety, and emphasizes function over appearance to better reflect the actual condition of properties and encourage year-round maintenance rather than inspection preparation.

While HUD was eager to launch NSPIRE, property inspections were temporarily suspended in the first quarter of 2020 when the Covid-19 health crisis emerged, but they are due to resume.

  • 14-day inspection notifications will be sent out, beginning on Sept. 21
  • Physical unit inspections, property inspections and compliance inspections will resume on Oct. 5

Download our Help Guide above to learn about:

  • Impact on your operations
  • Tools & technology to ease into this new process

Listen to Terry on the Multifamily Matters Podcast

In episode 137, Terry discusses how the new video series Back to Work with Terry Danner is showcasing the on-site teams that keep our essential multifamily business running through the pandemic.

Fun fact
Residents know when Jenny has sanitized an area by the smell of her custom made scent.

All Back to Work Episodes

Premieres on
August 1, 2020
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Back to Work with Terry Danner
Premieres on
August 12, 2020
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1
Sanitization
Orlando
FL
Premieres on
August 19, 2020
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2
Disaster Preparedness
St. Petersburg
FL
Premieres on
August 26, 2020
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3
Virtual Leasing
Atlanta
GA