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Water Scarcity

Water Scarcity

Water Scarcity and What You Can Do
Are water costs rising in your area? If they’re not now, they could be soon. Water is essential to effective property operations, and rising water costs could make your current water use levels unsustainable. Worse, water shortages could have cataclysmic effects on not just our properties, but on our society and way of life. Luckily, there are actions you can take—and as a responsible real estate management professional should take—to mitigate the effects of shortages. This IREM infographic explores water scarcity, including the problem, the causes, a worst-case scenario, and what you as a real estate manager can do to increase water efficiency at your property.