Tag Archives: Property Management

24-hour premises security is very challenging (yet rewarding) and those of us charged with manning these 24-hour stations must use a myriad of skills in our daily work to balance life safety and customer service.  Believe me, there is certainly more than what meets the eye! I urge you to read on to get a… Read More

Walking and the Fitbit

November 18, 2014
fitbit

          Yes, the Fitbit craze has arrived at Alter Asset Management! So far we have a handful of employees who have embraced this technology. The Fitbit is no longer just a step counter. Depending on the product level purchased it can now track sleeping patterns and so much more. Even employees… Read More

I recently had to deal with a major flood that occurred on a Sunday afternoon involving (6) floors in a 17-story mixed-use commercial building that I manage.  In case you are wondering, the source of the leak was from a tenant installed water machine.  Luckily, a few months ago our company arranged for a “Property… Read More

At Alter Asset Management, even though we have the usual departmental divisions of Accounting, Property Management and Administration, we work together as a Team. Whether it is keeping our coworkers up to speed about the nuances of all the properties we manage or assisting one another to complete a client requirement. Our shared goal is… Read More

Networking

October 28, 2014
Networking

            Each and everyone one of us has to network on some level. It is, however crucial in the Real Estate field. Every level that you touch within Real Estate has the ability to touch your market client basis.   Financial Industries-Lawyers-Owners-Brokers-Property Managers Tax Consultants- General Contractors-Architects   We all… Read More

WeWork Lease at One11

October 16, 2014
One11 at dusk2

                  ◊As One11 hits the market for sale, landlord representative Matt Ward hits another home run!  (Newmark Grubb Knight Frank) Read the most recent press release: Crain’s Chicago Real Estate Daily                         ◊Will 20 West Kinzie be next? Will 20… Read More

Kimberley Wuensch

            AAM Employee Spot Light – Kimberley Wuensch   Employee Name: Kimberley Wuensch Employee Title: Senior Accounting Administrator How long have you been with AAM? 13 years What does your daily work routine include? Piles of paper and a lot of typing! Because I’ve worked in the accounting field for… Read More

PROPERTY MANAGER 101

September 19, 2014

            Random thoughts to be a better property manager….. Have the ability to MULTI-TASK and remain CALM, COOL and COLLECTED when the heat gets turned up! See the BIG PICTURE, to take in input and make a sound decision based off the information that you have gathered.  Make sure you… Read More

Employee Name: Christine Spasoff Employee Title:  Property Supervisor How Long Have You Been With AAM?  14 years What Does Your Daily Work Routine Include?    Every day is different depending on the projects that are in progress or issues that arise, but on a daily basis I am working closely with the chief engineer and… Read More