OC CTOs Chat with Aaron Seabaugh: A Podcast

Our CTO, Aaron Seabaugh, had an opportunity to chat with OC CTOs in their most recent thought leadership podcast. Take a listen as Aaron shares his insights regarding technology, challenges tech firms face today, and innovative ways to approach our ever-changing environment.  Click here to listen to the podcast in its entirety. https://bit.ly/3h1ptFB

Preparing for the New State of Operations

THE FUTURE OF YOUR BUSINESS COULD BE BRIGHTER THAN YOU THOUGHT   Make a Plan and Prepare with Confidence Hopefully, in the not-too-distant future, businesses will be fully operational again. Maybe not next week or next month, but we’ve been through tough times before and we’ll get through this too. Now is the time to … Continued

Common Areas Provides Essential Coronavirus Tools to Property Owners

The company has created industry-specific checklists based on CDC and OSHA guidelines for commercial and multifamily owners to use free of charge. By Kelsi Maree Borland | March 24, 2020 at 04:00 AM Common Areas has created essential checklists for property owners to use in response to the COVID-19 crisis. The company has created industry-specific checklists based on CDC … Continued

Why CRE Companies Are Finally Adopting Technology

Because of the nuance and data-centric nature of this business, tailoring technology is imperative to commercial real estate companies. By Kelsi Maree Borland | March 14, 2019 at 04:00 AM This month, Common Areas launched a new configurable operations platform for commercial real estate companies. The idea of a configurable technology isn’t new—but it is a new concept … Continued

Where Technology Is Winning for Property Managers

There will always be pain points between technology and businesses, but technology is playing a crucial role in reducing operating costs and increasing profitability. By Kelsi Maree Borland| December 06, 2018 at 04:00 AM Property managers have a love-hate relationship with technology. On the one hand, technology has the ability to increase efficiency and workloads, while on … Continued

Property Management Tech Both a Blessing and a Curse, Says Common Areas Report

Tustin, CA (November 15, 2018)—There is no disputing the impact or importance of technology on commercial real estate, and specifically, the property management sector. But a new report by Common Areas, a collaborative operations software platform for the sector, finds that technology has not erased a variety of issues, challenges and pain points. In a … Continued

Technology: Start Harnessing it Today…You Won’t be Able to Manage Without it!

We live, work and play in a world that is increasingly more sophisticated today than ever before. Advancements can be seen everywhere—in offices, retail and entertainment centers, facilities where loved ones receive care and throughout the communities where we live. Building lighting and temperatures are controlled by sensors, security systems are now computerized, machines are … Continued

Q + A: Casey Rue Solving Common CRE Challenges with Technology

Tustin, CA-based Common Areas recently launched “Common Plans,” a cloud-based, asset mapping subsidiary. The company focused on those who own, manage, and service commercial real estate properties from apartment complexes, retail centers and healthcare properties, to office buildings, municipal facilities and education assets.   The patent pending technology—when combined with Common Areas—provides collaborative, GPS-enabled site … Continued

Common Areas Announces Launch of Common Plans

Collaborative, GPS-enabled site and building plans enhance the accuracy and efficiency of online work orders plotted in and around properties and facilities Tustin, CA (June 13, 2018)—Common Areas, the collaborative operations software that connects property owners, managers, operators, and service providers, today announced the launch of Common Plans—a cloud-based, asset mapping subsidiary. The company’s patent pending … Continued

New Software Revolutionizes Site Planning

Common Areas has launched Common Plans, a new software that promises to bring efficiency and ease to site and building planning. The GPS-enabled software is a cloud-based asset mapping program that pairs with Common Areas to create, store and share work orders for properties and facilities. We sat down with Casey Rue, the founder and CEO of Common … Continued