MCS Knowledge Center

Resources, education and tools from MCS to help manage and preserve assets across
the Commercial, Single-Family Rental and Property Preservation industries.


The SFR Owner’s Guide to Disaster Preparedness and Recovery

Natural disasters like hurricanes, tornadoes and floods to wildfires and massive snowstorms, are a constant threat for single-family rental (SFR) investors and operators. But there are things you can do to help blunt their effects—both before and after. We outline tips for disaster preparedness and managing disaster recovery for SFR property owners.

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Vacant Property Registration: What Is It and Why You Need an Expert Partner

The vacant property registration (VPR) process is one aspect of property preservation that may seem insignificant at first glance. But VPRs can cause headaches and trepidation for many servicers, as small fines compound into major penalties—sometimes on a daily basis. It’s important to understand what vacant property registrations are, the risks related to managing them and why you should work with a property services partner with VPR expertise.

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9 Earth-Friendly Moves for Commercial Property Maintenance Managers

As a property maintenance manager, you understand that sustainable, environmentally responsible choices can have a positive impact on both the planet and your financials. Whether you’re saving energy or conserving water, investing in sustainable options for your commercial property can make a significant impact. Here are nine sustainability upgrades to consider for your commercial properties.

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