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StoneGate Apartment Homes - The Cream of the Crop

Awards graphic with the text: We're in the top 1%

StoneGate Apartment Homes have maintained our prestigious ranking, appearing in the 2018 Elite 1% properties in the nation for online reputation. This is the fourth consecutive year we’ve earned this award. The Elite 1% ORA™ Power Ranking is an annual ranking developed by J Turner Research based on monthly online reputation research of over 101,000 apartments, across 19+ review sites and Internet Listing Services (ILSs). We think this is quite a feat, and we recognize that members of our apartment community are an integral part of our success.  

In order to qualify for this recognition (only 1,234 apartments achieved ORA™ Elite 1% ranking in 2018), a property had to register a minimum ORA™ (Online Reputation Assessment) score of 89 and have at least 12 online reviews during 2018. The ORA™ score, based on a scale of 0–100, is an aggregate compilation of an apartment’s ratings across 19+ review sites and ILSs.  StoneGate scored 94! For comparisons, the national average score is 61.56. The ORA™ score serves as the industry standard to measure and benchmark a property’s or company’s online reputation. Clearly, StoneGate, according to members of our community is an awesome place to live!

We understand reviews are an important element for receiving this recognition, and we want to invite residents to write and submit a review. If it’s been a while since you’ve written a review (or you’ve never actually written one) feel free to refer to this recent blog post: Writing Effective Reviews. It explains why reviews are important and what to include in a review. Writing reviews is only a part of the equation, being able to evaluate reviews is also a good skill to hone. We also shared a post about evaluating reviews, feel free to read it to brush up. We hope this information is helpful when you’re ready to provide feedback about goods, services, and businesses you access.

Thanks for taking the time to share in our excitement about reaching the Top 1% rating! Have a great month here in Williamsville. Western New York is a great place to live, work, and play!