Property managers depend on effective communication for alerting residents and advertising listings. Did you know that text messaging is quickly phasing out emails and phone calls, leading to more renewals and timely rent payments? In one case, a business that transitioned from phone calls to texts saw a 13 percent increase in collections. Particularly in critical moments like a busted water pipe or a power outage, texting is the most effective way to immediately alert all affected tenants and keep them updated no matter where they are.