What You Need to Know about Latin American Renewable Energy Markets

What You Need to Know about Latin American Renewable Energy Markets

Natural disasters struck at an alarming rate around the world in 2017, causing economic losses of approximately $330 billion globally. From the Caribbean to Central America, Latin America was unfortunately not spared from these extreme weather events. In Cuba, for instance, the one-two punch of Hurricanes Irma and Maria devastated the island nation, with Irma… Continue Reading

5 of the Top Tips for Developing a Quality Hotel Staff

5 of the Top Tips for Developing a Quality Hotel Staff

From engaging in marketing efforts to navigating ever-changing industry trends, managing a hotel involves handling a number of wide-ranging responsibilities. Perhaps no part of hotel management is more important, however, than developing a quality staff. In order for a property to be successful, employees must provide guests with a positive experience. In essence, your team… Continue Reading

4 Things You Need to Know about Setting up a Rent Collection System

4 Things You Need to Know about Setting up a Rent Collection System

While multifamily rental properties are a great source of steady income, late and unpaid rent can severely impede your cash flow. Therefore, it’s vital that you have a comprehensive system in place for collecting rent regularly and on time and for handling tenants who don’t pay on schedule. To ensure the success of your rent-collection… Continue Reading

5 Changes in the Mexican Telecom Industry You Need to Know About

5 Changes in the Mexican Telecom Industry You Need to Know About

The Mexican telecom industry has undergone many changes since the government passed major reforms in 2013. Signed into law on June 10 of that year by President Enrique Pena Nieto, the reforms created a constitutional amendment that mandated the establishment of a nonprofit, public-service broadcaster and the development of a backbone telecom network designed to… Continue Reading

5 of the Best Reasons to Outsource Management of Your Property

5 of the Best Reasons to Outsource Management of Your Property

Managing a multifamily rental property requires a significant investment of resources. Screening and dealing with tenants, especially problematic ones, can quickly fill up a property manager’s schedule, while paying for maintenance and repairs can cut deeply into profits. For these and other reasons, real estate investors often look to outsource management of their multifamily rental… Continue Reading

4 of the Leading Economic Benefits of Renewable Energy

4 of the Leading Economic Benefits of Renewable Energy

Renewable energy has a key role to play in the global fight against climate change. According to the Union of Concerned Scientists, transitioning from fossil fuels to sustainable power sources like solar, wind, and geothermal will lower carbon dioxide emissions, thereby slowing the warming of the earth. In addition to improving the health of the… Continue Reading

3 of the Best Sources of Renewable Energy

3 of the Best Sources of Renewable Energy

As discussed in a previous post, renewable energy has and will continue to be increasingly important in our world. Earlier, we detailed four of the major types of renewable energy: solar, wind, hydroelectric, and geothermal. In this post, we’ll examine three additional sources.   Ocean Human can generate energy from the ocean in two main… Continue Reading

5 of the Most Notable Renewable Energy Projects of 2017

5 of the Most Notable Renewable Energy Projects of 2017

According to the United Nations Development Programme, renewable energy has a vital role to play in the global fight against climate change. A worldwide transition to sustainable sources of power will not only reduce greenhouse gas emissions, but also help to halt worsening air quality and related declines in human health. Fortunately, 2017 stood out… Continue Reading