May 2012 Edition
Rebate through the Home Depot!
Have you signed up for the new program through The Home
Depot? Check out the program by clicking here.
The program code is simply: NARPM®. Register now to start receiving rebates
on all your purchases.
new online application
Have you been to NARPM.org and checked out the new
member application? It is so easy for new members to apply and pay dues
online. Send the link to all the property managers you know to check out
Two great FREE webinars coming
up in June
NARPM® has partnered with national affiliates to bring you
two great webinars at no cost to you.
7 Hidden Ways to Increase Revenue In Your Property
On Wednesday, June 13, 2 PM EDT, 1 PM CDT, 12 MDT, 11 AM PDT, 8 AM Hawaii
time, join Robert Locke, MPM® RMP®, as you:
- Learn why you need to
un-bundle your services and charge for separate tasks.
- Learn how to evaluate your
scope of service and why it's important for your business.
- Key strategies for
disclosing those fees to owners.
- Introduction to a number of
fees you should consider charging for to increase revenue.
- And more great tips!
This webinar is offered in partnership with NARPM® and
Appfolio and you can register by clicking here.
Who Are You Talking To?
On June 21, 3 PM EDT, 2 PM CDT, 1 PM MDT, 12 PDT, 9 AM Hawaii time, join
Kit Garren, MPM® RMP®, to learn tips on effective communications.
- Knowing who your audience
is when communicating with them is half the battle. Communicating
effectively is the other half. In this session you'll learn how to
decipher who your client is, engage them in intriguing conversation
and win them over with your exceptional style.
Space is limited.
your Webinar seat now.
This free webinar is offered in partnership with NARPM® and
Propertyware, NARPM® Corporate Partner.
Missed a webinar? As a NARPM® member, you can
also view archived Webinars for FREE by logging
in as a member and going under the Member Resources tab to Webinar
Videos - Archived.
Have you not completed your
NARPM® Code of Ethics Training?
The NARPM® Board of Directors approves, effective October 1,
2012, that anyone who has not completed the NARPM® Code of Ethics course
will become an Associate member. So what does that mean?
- Property Managers will join
NARPM® as an Associate Member – This will include International
- Once the Ethics course is
completed the member will be changed to a Professional Member.
- Any current members who
have not completed the Ethics Course will be changed to an Associate
Member until they complete the course.
- Associate Members will pay
annual renewal membership dues at an increase of $45.
- Associate Members can be
used in count to reach tier discount but will not be entitled to
- Associate Members will pay
increased registration fees for the National Convention of $50 and
Regional Events of $25.
- On website (www.NARPM.org) display Professional Member after
members name and a definition of a professional member will be added
that states: A Property Manager who has fulfilled all membership
requirements of NARPM® including the completion of the NARPM® Code of
- Associate Members cannot
retain designations without completing the Ethics class.
- In order for companies to
retain the CRMC® designation, the main MPM® needs to be current on
their Ethics class.
- Only Professional Members
will be allowed to sit on the NARPM® Board of Directors.
- Chapters will be encouraged
to adopt the same verbiage in their bylaws referencing Associate
- Associate Members are not
allowed to use or display any NARPM® logos.
There is still time to take the NARPM® Code of Ethics by
just clicking on this link
and choosing the 3 hour Ethics course. Use you member number and your
Dont forget Chapter Excellence must be submitted to NARPM®
National by August 1, 2012. Click here
to get the current application and check list.
You can keep up to date with all the latest details on the
upcoming October convention in Crystal City, VA. Take extra time to see
scenic Washington, DC. Check
this site regularly and make your hotel reservations early! Make sure
you attend the Presidents Celebration event that will be held at the
National Zoo. NARPM® will have the zoo to itself so come out and enjoy
visiting with the animals.
you a designation candidate?
NARPM® no longer accepts notebooks from designation
candidates. We have made the process electronic so all you have to do is
keep up to date on your own personal electronic work sheet. If you need
more information contact Cher Leadbeater by email.
Did you know Residential Resource is available in electronic format?
You must be logged in to Members Only to access and then you
can look at all the current and archived Residential
Resource magazines as downloadable PDFs or page-flippable
Educate yourself on social media
Thinking about taking online classes? Have you checked out
social media classes that are available? Follow the link and then go to
the bottom of the page.
Check out the savings offered by NARPM®
Save on your bottom line by using NARPM® Affinity Partners.
We keep adding new partners and encourage you to check them out here.
Here are current membership counts as of May 31, 2012:
- Total Members: 3,703
- Professional Members: 3,316
- International Members: 10
- Honorary Member: 1
- Honorary Life Member: 1
- Life Members: 22
- Support Staff: 183
- Affiliates: 142
- Junior: 27
- Student: 1
Following are the chapters with 50 or more
your records TODAY to make sure everyone in your chapter is still
that Professional Members must belong to National prior to joining your
- Atlanta, GA –186 members
- Oahu, HI – 181 members
- Orlando/Central FL – 170
- San Antonio, TX – 139
- Phoenix, AZ – 113 members
- Sacramento, CA – 103
- Southeastern VA/Hampton
Roads – 103 members
- Denver, CO – 92 members
- Greater Dallas, TX – 80
- Austin Area, TX – 77
- Northeast Florida – 69
- Colorado Springs – 67
- Tampa Bay – 66 members
- Southwest Idaho – 65
- King, County, WA – 59
- Santa Clara County – 57
- San Diego, CA – 55 members
- Fort Worth/Mid Cities – 52
- Florida State – 424 members
- California State – 338
- Washington State – 143
- Virginia State – 151
- At Large Members – 719
Chapter Leaders: Do you need to grow
your chapter quickly? Then check out the At
Large member list by state to make sure you aren't missing members in
out who has joined NARPM® recently. Put these reports into excel and you
have your own database to send out announcements. See the latest
membership information, including At Large members. You can also submit
prospective members through this site and view active prospects. Remember,
you must sign into the Members Only section to access these reports.
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