Martin Levkus of Yardi to Join Energy Panel at NAA Apartmentalize


Industry experts to discuss energy efficiency and multifamily property marketing, leasing and retention as supported by recent NAA /Shelton Group Energy Efficiency Study

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., May 23, 2018 – Martin Levkus, regional director of Yardi Energy, will share the stage with experts from Greystar and Prometheus Real Estate Group for a panel on energy efficiency at Apartmentalize Powered by NAA in San Diego this June. The presentation is scheduled from 9–10 a.m. on Friday, June 15. Panelists will review data from the recent NAA/Shelton Group Energy Efficiency Study and explore the impact of energy efficiency on multifamily marketing, leasing and retention efforts. Presentation details:

Get Residents and Keep Them with Energy Efficient Engagement

  • Get exclusive insight into study results that explore renters’ views of sustainability
  • Leverage apartment efficiency features for leasing and resident retention
  • Identify ways to engage residents in energy efficiency behaviors and technology upgrades

The panel will be moderated by Jenifer Paneral, senior vice president of operations at DayRise Residential, LLC. Speakers include Lexie Goldberg, senior associate of sustainability at Greystar; Mary Nitschke, director of ancillary services at Prometheus Real Estate Group; and Martin Levkus of Yardi Energy.

“There’s a shift to create energy efficiency opportunities focused on what renters want. At Yardi, we want to help property managers and owners engage renters in sustainability efforts that boost resident satisfaction,” said Levkus. “We’ll discuss smart home technology that allows residents to automate temperature adjustments, lighting controls and other operations, providing both convenience and full visibility into the environmental and financial impact of their actions.”

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Apartmentalize, NAA’s annual educational conference, takes place June 13-16 at the San Diego Convention Center and is the premier source for educating professionals of all job functions within the rental housing industry.

Yardi is leading two additional educational sessions during the conference:

Find Yardi at booth #1019 in Hall E during the show. Small to mid-sized property management companies are invited to visit Yardi Breeze at booth #1823. Register for Apartmentalize today using the Yardi discount code APTYARDI18 to save $75.

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About Yardi

Yardi® develops and supports industry-leading investment and property management software for all types and sizes of real estate companies. Established in 1984, Yardi is based in Santa Barbara, California, and serves clients worldwide. For more information on how Yardi is Energized for Tomorrow, visit