UK based medicinal journal, The Lancet, recently released studies that suggest a sedentary lifestyle is more damaging to one’s health than smoking cigarettes, and that between six and ten percent of all the world’s non-communicable diseases are caused by physical inactivity. The CEO of Western Rim Property Services, Marcus Hiles has been creating impactful communities that promote healthy, active living for over thirty years. The prominent real estate investor discussed the importance of regular exercise, and the steps his developments take to provide residents with ample fitness and recreational amenities.
Eminent Dallas property developer Marcus Hiles knows what renters want when choosing a new home. Yet one important feature probably remains off of most people’s checklists of must-have amenities: walking trails. Hiles advises apartment hunters to be on the lookout for a clear presence of recreational pathways throughout the site of the unit. As the Chairman and CEO of Western Rim Property Services, a company that has designed and currently manages more than 15,000 rentals in cities across Texas, Hiles knows personally about the many benefits multi-use walkways hold for residents.