Drones: A Controversial Eye in the Sky for Corporate Housing Property Managers

This article was contributed by analyst Ashley Halligan for the CHBO blog. The information and opinions expressed are those of Ms. Halligan. An act was passed in February that’s ultimately going to open new doors of opportunity for real estate and property management officials. The Federal Aviation Administration Air Transportation Modernization and Safety Improvement Act requires that the FAA “accept and support” drones – or Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) – in United States airways. While awaiting the new stipulations to be defined and take effect (by September 2015), many industries are taking a look at how UAVs can support...