Moments Matter

Purposeful Stuff: Installment #3

May 13, 2020 by Jennifer A. Barefoot Chief Brand Officer

It’s a great question: What do you plan to take with you – or to leave behind – from this shared stay-at-home experience? This installment of Purposeful Stuff notes six of the simple pleasures some of our team members are holding tight to when in-person-contact and in-office-working is permitted again.      One: “I will continue to reach…

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Purposeful Stuff: Installment #2

April 16, 2020 by Jennifer A. Barefoot Chief Brand Officer

To a “t” our team members are “students of life,” soaking up opportunities for learning and growth in all its forms. A lot of that learning come from reading, viewing, and listening. As we all adjust to full-time #WFH, our team has been reading, viewing, and listening. A lot. Even more so than usual. This…

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Lighting the Night with Hope

April 10, 2020 by Jennifer A. Barefoot Chief Brand Officer

Right now, our Team – with a capital T – is doing some of its very best work, coming up with inspiring and creative ways to engage. And our Residents are responding with enthusiasm and unprecedented appreciation. Case in point: Light the Night. On April 9 at 7:30 PM sharp every DMB Community Life community…

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Grace in uncertainty

April 7, 2020 by Jennifer A. Barefoot Chief Brand Officer

These are unsteady times. For all of us. Life is anything but normal. And the uncertainty is challenging. For all of us. Everyone right now is trying to find our way forward, caring for ourselves, our families, our friends, and our communities. At DMB Community Life, we care deeply about the communities we manage. We…

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Annual Traditions Build Community

September 11, 2019 by Jennifer A. Barefoot Chief Brand Officer

Traditions. Done right, they bring individuals together to create shared experiences. Done right, they help shape the rhythm and culture of a community. Done right, these highly anticipated annual gatherings create lasting memories Yep, we’re big on annual celebrations that uniquely define a community. The sort of “can’t-be-missed-celebrations” that neighbors not only look forward to,…

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Four Principles for Great Communities

July 29, 2019 by Jennifer A. Barefoot Chief Brand Officer

Great communities don’t happen by accident. They require a shared vision and purpose, and a defined set of values. Great communities apply proven community-building principles, creating a true sense of place through quality and character that elevates daily life and people want to be. The best, great communities engage their residents to actively help to realize…

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Civic Engagement: Builds Community AND Business

January 16, 2019 by Jennifer A. Barefoot Chief Brand Officer

DMB Community Life has a rich history – 20+ years – distinguishing the communities we serve. Beginning in 1997, as part of DMB Associates drive to create a unique approach to creating vibrant community life in their real estate development communities, DMB Community Life was realized. Throughout the journey, DMB Community Life has partnered with…

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