Water Saving Tips: Multifamily Housing Properties


Water use is one of the biggest operating costs that impacts Net Operating Income (NOI) for multifamily property owners. Outdoor use is especially important since it cannot be billed to residents.

 Water rates continue to rise, up in major U.S. cities by a staggering 48% since 2010  . Experts anticipate continued rate increases as populations grow and aging water infrastructures require upgrades.

This guide covers:

  • How to gain actionable insights from your water bill
  • 6 ways to reduce irrigation water use
  • 5 ways  to reduce water use in pools & fountains
  • Multiple options to reduce indoor water use


In 2016 alone, Banyan Water saved clients 323 million gallons of water. That’s enough water to supply about 26,000 homes for a month.