Jennifer A. Nevitt

Thirty-five years ago today I started my career in the apartment business with Elizabeth Dunkle hiring me with JMB Chicago in a lease-up at Scotland Yard Apartments in Houston, Texas with Branson as our GC. Architect, Sanford Steinberg father the renowned Arthur D. Steinberg was a friend of Gene’s and could occasionally be spotted walking…

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Michele Tate

Do you have WIT? (“Whatever It Takes”)

By: Chief Performance Officer, Michele Tate Yes, we all have specific roles and responsibilities. It is critical that we all stay within that zone 90% of the time as the role we play is a strategy driver in achieving our team and asset objectives. Beyond roles lies the target, the goal – this is what…

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Managers Conference

Benjamin Franklin once said, “An investment in knowledge pays the best interest,” and his words continue to ring true today and guide Forty2 as we hire and train our associates.  I personally believe in the importance of continuing education regardless of how long an individual has been in an industry. This past November, Forty2 held…

Concessions? Never!

If you looked around your market today, whether you visit by car, local apartment publication or the Internet, I know you would see the word “special” in bold letters followed by bells and whistles for those of you that have sound on your computers.  Versions of this include, “Ask about our special,” “See our one-bedroom…