COVID-19 Guide: What Is Remote Leasing & Is It Here To Stay?
COVID-19 Guide: What Is Remote Leasing & Is It Here To Stay? Roey Dor

If you were looking for an apartment 3 months ago, you would not have been able to go through the entire process without meeting a broker or visiting a leasing… Read More

Coronavirus
COVID-19 Guide: Release deposits for rent, while maintaining security
COVID-19 Guide: Release deposits for rent, while maintaining security Lawrence Nathan

As the coronavirus continues to keep people in their homes, uncertainty grows. Millions of renters are unable to pay rent, due to being furloughed or laid off. Even those still… Read More

Coronavirus
As security deposits burden landlords, which alternative will replace them?
As security deposits burden landlords, which alternative will replace them? Lawrence Nathan

The first person to ever let someone use something of theirs, or stay in their property, likely wanted some reassurance that if something got damaged, they would be made whole…. Read More

Insights
Christmas comes early for renters at co-living company PlaceMe
Christmas comes early for renters at co-living company PlaceMe Team Obligo

Over $100,000 worth of security deposits are expected to be returned to members of PlaceMe, Boston’s largest co-living company. To celebrate, PlaceMe threw a ‘Deposit-Return Party’ on December 5th, 2019…. Read More

Announcements
5 Life Lessons I Learned As a Fighter Pilot, and How to Apply Them to Business
5 Life Lessons I Learned As a Fighter Pilot, and How to Apply Them to Business Roey Dor

The full interview by Marco Dehry can be read at Authority Magazine. — Authority Magazine: Based on your military experience, can you share with our readers 5 Leadership or Life… Read More

From the CEO
The 14-Day Deposit Return Rule: How New Rent Laws in New York Affect Security Deposits
The 14-Day Deposit Return Rule: How New Rent Laws in New York Affect Security Deposits Omri Dor

Real estate professionals all over New York State are still coming to grips with the full extent of this change. The most glaring changes have to do with a landlord’s… Read More

Compliance
Common and Obligo Partner to Eliminate Security Deposits in Co-Living Homes
Common and Obligo Partner to Eliminate Security Deposits in Co-Living Homes Team Obligo

Common, the nation’s leading residential brand enhancing the quality of living through convenience and community, and Obligo, the financial technology company that enables deposit-free rental buildings, today announced a partnership… Read More

Announcements
Obligo Puts a New Twist on the Deposit-Free Renting Model
Obligo Puts a New Twist on the Deposit-Free Renting Model Omri Dor

The following is an excerpt from the Q&A between Obligo COO Omri Dor and Lauren Shanesy, from Multifamily Executive. — MFE: Tell us about Obligo. What is it, and how does… Read More

Obligo Explained