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Apartmentalizing in Stamford

The apartment market is booming in Stamford, and projections are that the wave of construction will continue to surge. The city’s Department of Economic Development has estimated that 8,100 apartments are being built or approved for construction – most of them in the southern end of the city or downtown within walking distance of the […]

Welcome Aboard!

Pyramid Real Estate Group has expanded its Maintenance and Construction Department staff with the addition of two employees. Corrine Gaete, formerly an employee with Greenwich-based Urstadt Biddle,has joined the company as a service coordinator. Formerly a property manager, she has six years experience in commercial real estate. She has a positive attitude and provides a […]

Less is More

A large portfolio of properties under management is not always an indication of top performance. Sometimes, it can cause stress for property managers and poor results. Managers at Pyramid work on average with half the properties as the competition, allowing them to devote more time and attention to clients’ properties. It’s like sending children to […]

Call to Action – Live Service

Superior customer service is crucial for the success of any business but especially a service business. Understanding the necessity to quickly respond to callers’ needs and provide service as soon as possible, Pyramid Real Estate Group employs two staff members in high-volume call areas, including accounts receivable, property management and maintenance. This redundant staffing costs […]

Will Sikorsky Aircraft Fly or Stay Grounded in Connecticut?

Lockheed Martin told Hearst Connecticut Media in July that it will keep Sikorsky Aircraft in Stratford after it completes its $9 billion purchase from United Technologies expecting to close Friday, November 6, 2015. With the purchase, the company said it must rationalize employee counts and facilities procurement costs. Teamsters Local 1150, which represents many of […]

In house management vs. using a third party manager – The business of property management

What is the most effective AND efficient way to manage property? Is it more effective to manage property in house or to sub it out to a management company? It is important to look at how we conduct business from time to time. How we did business in the past may not be optimal today, […]

What are some signs that your property management needs improvement?

We have all experienced the difference between great service and poor service. The difference: Quality Service Produces Great Results. When it comes to managing property – whether you or a family member does it or a third party manager is involved are you getting results? An example of poor professional service we can all relate […]

Quality property management service can solve your management problems

We have all experienced the difference between great service and poor service. The difference: Quality Service Produces Great Results. When it comes to managing property – whether you or a family member does it or a third party manager is involved are you getting results? An example of poor professional service we can all relate […]