Here at IREM, we not only educate professionals, we build a networking community.


To support the professional and personal development of our members, IREM Houston has established a blog. With local IREM members and staff contributing weekly, we hope to bring you relevant, engaging content. If you would like to contribute to our blog, please click here for more information. If there’s a particular topic you’d like to hear more about, please email us.

  • 3 Tips on Asking for a Raise

    December 5, 2016

    It's the time of year when many people think about asking for a raise or bonus. If you're one of those people, here are 3 tips to help you approach this normally uncomfortable discussion with confidence!

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  • Associations as Legislative Ambassadors

    November 17, 2016

    As an individual, it’s important that your voice is heard as those changes are made. And while every voice matters, when it’s one among millions, it can be hard to get someone to listen. This is where an association comes in.

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  • Educating in the 21st Century

    November 8, 2016

    As an organization based heavily in providing continuing education for personal and professional development, we have to start asking ourselves what that looks like in a world that is 1) increasingly more digital, 2) blurring the lines between work and home life, and 3) diminishing the value of face-to-face interactions.

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  • Digital Sandbox is Like the Bat Cave

    October 26, 2016

    Monitor, report, alert and respond to incidents from a single unified environment. Houston’s Regional Asset Management Program (RAMP) has undertaken a joint effort with private industry partners from the Houston area to utilize Digital Sandbox, by Haystax Technology.

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  • Winterizing Your Real Estate Investment

    October 17, 2016

    As the temperature begins to cool down for winter, there is no reason to let your garden cool down too. There are many ways you can take to keep your landscaping looking beautiful and prepare for a vibrant spring. Follow these tips to maximize winter gardening and outdoor enjoyment:

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