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Share Your Olympus Story & Win $1000!!
Blog Oct.31.2017

Share Your Olympus Story & Win $1000!!

Have you loved being part of the Olympus Community? Tell us about it! Whether it's an employee who has brightened your day or an amenity you just can't live without - we'd love to hear wh...

4 Tips For Hosting Your First Thanksgiving In Your Apartment
Blog Nov.07.2017

4 Tips For Hosting Your First Thanksgiving In Your Apartment

Thanksgiving is swiftly approaching, and while we look forward to pumpkin pie, roasted turkey, and having all our favorite people in the same room, it's hard to ignore those first-timer j...

5 Creative Ideas for a Not-So-Boring Dinner Party
Blog Nov.29.2017

5 Creative Ideas for a Not-So-Boring Dinner Party

So, you've settled into your new Olympus home. You've added personal touches, became acquainted with luxurious amenities, and explored the vibrant community. Now, the final step is to sho...

Welcome to Olympus Property's Blog
Blog Sep.07.2017

Welcome to Olympus Property's Blog

Welcome to our blog! Check here to stay up to date on industry news as well as resident lifestyle tips.

As leaders in the multifamily business, we know all about superior living and a...

How To Give Renters That ‘Homey’ Feeling
Blog Nov.14.2017

How To Give Renters That ‘Homey’ Feeling

With winter months rolling in, and our love for Netflix, DIY, and home entertainment only growing stronger, it appears the cocooning trend is officially back.

According to the first Na...

Presenting The Olympus #ShareYourStory Winner - Celia Lehman
Blog Nov.27.2017

Presenting The Olympus #ShareYourStory Winner - Celia Lehman

Congratulations to the Olympus #ShareYourStory winner Celia Lehman from Sandshell at Fossil Creek in Fort Worth, Texas. We thank her for sharing her amazing Olympus story and are excited ...

4 Tips For The Ultimate Fitness Studio
Blog Dec.06.2017

4 Tips For The Ultimate Fitness Studio

Did you know that around 57 million Americans have gym memberships? As boutique studios and all-inclusive fitness centers continue to pop up on every block, it's becoming clear the fitnes...

5 Unique Gifts For Apartment Dwellers
Blog Dec.13.2017

5 Unique Gifts For Apartment Dwellers

Are you stressing over finding a perfect gift for that picky friend of yours? If they reside in an apartment, you're in luck. There are plenty of knick-knacks, toys, and useful items that...

3 Tips For Resident Retention
Blog Dec.20.2017

3 Tips For Resident Retention

While we often devote our time and resources to attracting new renters, this task comes second to retaining quality residents. Due to high turnover costs and the perks of customer loyalty...

5 New Year's Resolutions For Apartment Dwellers
Blog Dec.28.2017

5 New Year's Resolutions For Apartment Dwellers

The new year is almost here and with it comes wishful thinking regarding our diets, fitness routines, and professional lives. While all important, why not switch it up this year and tackl...

Industry Insights: Go Green in 2018
Blog Jan.03.2018

Industry Insights: Go Green in 2018

2018 is here and with it comes aspirations to fine-tune our habits and become the best versions of ourselves. This year, we're thinking green with our resolutions, and have therefore roun...

Get Organized: Tips For Containing Clutter
Blog Jan.11.2018

Get Organized: Tips For Containing Clutter

When it comes to clutter, we're often stuck in a cycle of constantly picking up after ourselves, only to have to do the same days later. If you're looking to break the pattern, the trick ...

The Future of Smart Home Technology
Blog Jan.17.2018

The Future of Smart Home Technology

Last week was CES 2018, one of the world's biggest trade shows covering all things tech. Amidst the sea of VR tools and smart cars was a slew of technologies devo...

5 Handy-Dandy Kitchen Hacks
Blog Jan.24.2018

5 Handy-Dandy Kitchen Hacks

A kitchen is a chaotic place. From slicing and dicing to cooking and baking to finally eating and relaxing, it's one of the busiest rooms in the house.

Interested in smoothing out your...

America's Most Attractive Cities For Renters
Blog Feb.07.2018

America's Most Attractive Cities For Renters

Renters make up a large percentage of dwellers these days, and for good reason. With increased mobility, access to upscale amenities, and a growing appreciation for welcoming communities,...

3 Tips For Pet-Friendly Living
Blog Feb.14.2018

3 Tips For Pet-Friendly Living

If one of your favorite pastimes is kicking it with your furry, four-legged friends, you're in luck. Olympus offers comfortable and stylish pet-friendly living all over the country. So, w...

Design Trends To Look For In 2018
Blog Feb.21.2018

Design Trends To Look For In 2018

With each new year comes new trends and directions. In the apartment community, we like to stay tuned into what's around the corner so we can be prepared with inspired designs and modern ...

4 Fun Apartment DIY Projects
Blog Feb.28.2018

4 Fun Apartment DIY Projects

Personal touches can transform any apartment into a home, and what's more personal than crafting something with your own two hands?

Nowadays, you can whip almost anything together with...

Easy & Effective Instagram Strategies For Apartment Communities
Blog Mar.07.2018

Easy & Effective Instagram Strategies For Apartment Communities

Did you know that around 96% of businesses are on social media? From Facebook to Twitter to Pinterest to Snapchat, these platforms offer a space for friends to meet and for businesses to ...

3 Ways To Welcome Spring Into Your Home
Blog Mar.14.2018

3 Ways To Welcome Spring Into Your Home

Spring has not yet sprung, but there’s no harm in preparing early! From florals to sandals to feelings of renewal, there's no time like mid-March to start enjoying the delights of the sea...

Spring Cleaning: Multifamily Style
Blog Mar.21.2018

Spring Cleaning: Multifamily Style

Spring has sprung! Well... sort of. While snow pours down on Northeastern states, the rest of country is gearing up for the season of sunshine, beautiful blooms, and feelings of renewal. ...

Master Laundry Day With These 4 Hacks
Blog Mar.28.2018

Master Laundry Day With These 4 Hacks

There are two types of people in this world: those that love folding warm clothes while watching their favorite tv show, and those who feel immense dread as the pile in their hamper conti...

4 Fun, Springtime Community Event Ideas
Blog Apr.04.2018

4 Fun, Springtime Community Event Ideas

Nothing brings a community together like a good old-fashioned hangout. While innovative amenities, stylish designs, and open layouts entice, what really helps a resident put down roots is...

5 DIY Replacements For Cleaning Products
Blog Apr.11.2018

5 DIY Replacements For Cleaning Products

From expensive window cleaners to air fresheners with nuances of headache-inducing chemicals, store-bought products are often not worth the price tag.

While commercial products may ki...

Design Elements For The Perfect Patio
Blog Apr.18.2018

Design Elements For The Perfect Patio

Patio weather has arrived, meaning it's time to ditch the stuffy indoor celebrations and move our party favors, guests, and hosting skills to the outdoors.

To make the transition easi...

A Room-To-Room Guide For Apartment Plants
Blog Apr.25.2018

A Room-To-Room Guide For Apartment Plants

Spring is officially in bloom! With enhanced feelings of renewal, vibrant colors, and fresh scents all around us, we're ready to embrace the season in and outside of our apartments.

Af...

3 Tips For Organizing Your Closet
Blog May.02.2018

3 Tips For Organizing Your Closet

Spring is the perfect season for sprucing up your closet. When swapping out coats for tank tops and boots for sandals, take a moment to step back and assess ways to organize, categorize, ...

Time Management Skills For The Multifamily Industry
Blog May.09.2018

Time Management Skills For The Multifamily Industry

If you're familiar with the phrase, "work smarter, not harder" then you know that workflow strategies can make a world of difference in your day-to-day schedule.

At Olympus, we value o...

Snooze Better With These Bedroom Decor Tips
Blog May.16.2018

Snooze Better With These Bedroom Decor Tips

We often blame a lack of sleep on anxiety, diet, and health concerns. While these are all legitimate reasons for tossing and turning, there is one variable that can easily be managed.

...

Host the Perfect Summer Gathering with these Quick Tips
Blog May.30.2018

Host the Perfect Summer Gathering with these Quick Tips

Now that Memorial Day Weekend has come and gone, summer is officially in full swing, which means it’s the perfect time to host your first outdoor gathering of the year. Instead of competi...

How To Master The Art Of Coming Home From Vacation
Blog Jun.06.2018

How To Master The Art Of Coming Home From Vacation

The season to travel is upon us and while we mark our calendars, put in our vacation time, book our tickets, and pack our bags, we often forgo thinking about the reality of coming home af...

Cultivating an Eco-Friendly Kitchen for a Greener Lifestyle
Blog Jun.13.2018

Cultivating an Eco-Friendly Kitchen for a Greener Lifestyle

Becoming more eco-friendly in your home often doesn’t require as much effort as you might imagine. Today we’re providing you with some simple DIY hacks using items and ingredients you lik...

No Heat Summer Meals to Keep Your Kitchen Cool
Blog Jun.20.2018

No Heat Summer Meals to Keep Your Kitchen Cool

‘Tis the season for iced coffee, air conditioning, and hopefully sneaking off to the beach early on Friday afternoon. When the temperatures are rising outside, the last thing you want to ...

Tips For A No-Fuss Fourth Of July Celebration
Blog Jun.27.2018

Tips For A No-Fuss Fourth Of July Celebration

America’s favorite summer holiday is around the corner, and while entertaining guests in the heat of the summer can be a daunting task, we’re here today with some quick tips to ensure a n...

Social Media Tips for the Multi-Family Industry
Blog Jul.04.2018

Social Media Tips for the Multi-Family Industry

Social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram are many peoples’ main sources of news, entertainment, and daily interaction. When cultivating a multi-family community and...

Quick and Easy Hacks to Cut Down on Bathroom Clutter
Blog Jul.11.2018

Quick and Easy Hacks to Cut Down on Bathroom Clutter

The smaller the space, the more likely it is to become disorganized and cluttered quickly. Today, we’re sharing our tried-and-true tips for getting rid of bathroom clutter for good!

He...

Everything You Need for the Bar Cart of Your Dreams
Blog Jul.18.2018

Everything You Need for the Bar Cart of Your Dreams

You’ve got the comfortable seating, the perfect coffee table with a seasonal centerpiece, the hors d'oeuvres are in the oven… All that’s missing to pull together your host game is a bar c...

The Best Wedding Gifts for Apartment Dwellers
Blog Jul.25.2018

The Best Wedding Gifts for Apartment Dwellers

If you’ve been invited to a wedding this summer (or two, or three...) you know how tricky it can be to find the perfect gift, and how much trickier that can get when the soon-to-be marrie...

The Best Apartment-Friendly At-Home Workouts
Blog Aug.01.2018

The Best Apartment-Friendly At-Home Workouts

At this point, most of us know the many health benefits of staying active and working out regularly. While the gym is a great place to do just that, we all have those days where we can’t ...

Wrap up the Summer with these 4 Fun Community Events
Blog Aug.08.2018

Wrap up the Summer with these 4 Fun Community Events

As much as we may hate to say it, summer is beginning to come to a close. Your residents may have been scattered during peak vacation season, but now that August is waning and the next sc...

Budget-Friendly Design Tips to Spruce up your Space
Blog Aug.15.2018

Budget-Friendly Design Tips to Spruce up your Space

No matter how much of a happy place your apartment is, every once in a while, we all yearn for something new to look at. Instead of a full design overhaul of your home (which could end up...

Last Minute Labor Day Weekend Ideas
Blog Aug.22.2018

Last Minute Labor Day Weekend Ideas

As summer comes to a close, sometimes we’re all out of ideas for how to plan trips, weekends, parties, and activities. However, Labor Day Weekend is one final chance to make the most of t...

Usher Fall into Your Home with These Simple Tips
Blog Sep.05.2018

Usher Fall into Your Home with These Simple Tips

While it certainly may not feel like it in many parts of the country, Labor Day Weekend has come and gone, and fall is approaching right before our eyes. After a long, hot summer, we alwa...

The Apartment Renter’s Guide to a Bathroom Makeover
Blog Sep.12.2018

The Apartment Renter’s Guide to a Bathroom Makeover

These days, extravagant claw-foot tubs and vintage basin sinks are all over Pinterest, captioned #bathroomgoals, and while we admire the aesthetic, sometimes we need a simpler route when ...

Fall Refreshments To Whip Up This Season
Blog Sep.21.2018

Fall Refreshments To Whip Up This Season

A few weeks back, Starbucks made headlines yet again for the return of their now-infamous Pumpkin Spice Latte, and while it’s a rather played out fall theme, we have to admit, fall drinks...

Simple Steps to Cultivate the Perfect Home Office
Blog Sep.26.2018

Simple Steps to Cultivate the Perfect Home Office

Whether you’re studying for a degree, writing for a publication, or simply enjoy a well-appointed desk to sit down at and read the morning news, a home office can bring a whole lot of pro...

Multi-Use Furniture for Apartment Living
Blog Oct.03.2018

Multi-Use Furniture for Apartment Living

It’s amazing how much space you can save by getting clever. These days, there is a whole market for tiny home living, and while we’re not quite there yet (we love our open-concept floor p...

Celebrate Halloween Multi-Family Style
Blog Oct.16.2018

Celebrate Halloween Multi-Family Style

Everyone’s favorite holiday is right around the corner, and it’s time to start planning the spooky fall festivities. Nothing brings a neighborhood together quite like Halloween. There’s s...

Upgrade Your Home Media Center with these Tips
Blog Oct.24.2018

Upgrade Your Home Media Center with these Tips

One of the biggest challenges in interior design is incorporating all of your entertainment needs into your décor style. Whether you’re a book worm that rarely uses the TV, or a movie buf...

DIY Beauty Hacks You Already Have in your Home
Blog Oct.31.2018

DIY Beauty Hacks You Already Have in your Home

Today’s skincare and beauty market is overrun with solutions promising to fix your every problem. It can often feel like there is a new product each day, with no real way to know if they ...

Thanksgiving Prep Tips to Keep you Cool, Calm, and Collected
Blog Nov.07.2018

Thanksgiving Prep Tips to Keep you Cool, Calm, and Collected

Whether you’re a first-time host or a seasoned pro, everybody needs some new ideas and tips at the start of November. We’ve officially entered the vibrant holiday season, and it’s likely ...

How to be a Gracious Guest this Holiday Season
Blog Nov.14.2018

How to be a Gracious Guest this Holiday Season

Last week, we talked all about our favorite tips for nailing the host game this holiday season. However, if you’re on the guest list for Thanksgiving next week and holiday parties to come...

Your Complete Guide to Black Friday Deals for the Home
Blog Nov.21.2018

Your Complete Guide to Black Friday Deals for the Home

Black Friday is upon us, and whether you’re planning to line up outside or score some deals online from home, we’ve got the guide you need to read before the big retail weekend.

Here a...

Artful Ways to Bring the Holiday into your Home this Season
Blog Nov.28.2018

Artful Ways to Bring the Holiday into your Home this Season

As fall winds down and we gear up for the winter holidays, many apartment-dwellers turn their attention to making their home as cheery as possible. Whether you celebrate multiple holidays...

Celebrate the Holidays Multi-Family Style
Blog Dec.05.2018

Celebrate the Holidays Multi-Family Style

For some, the countdown has begun, and for others, their winter holiday is well underway. No matter what you celebrate, this festive month offers a chance for multi-family properties to c...

Gifts For The Home For Everyone On Your List
Blog Dec.12.2018

Gifts For The Home For Everyone On Your List

As you may be painfully well aware of this time of year, shopping for friends and family can be difficult. Maybe you can’t determine their personal style, or are worried about buying the ...