DIRECTV Bulk Programming

DirecTV Bulk Service Solutions

Give your residents the ultimate entertainment experience. Attract and retain residents with DIRECTV’s superior bulk service.

Upgrading properties of any size has never been easier. DIRECTV’s full suite of bulk solutions will transform all properties, reduce servicing costs and provide a superior TV experience for all residents.

Property Owner Benefits

  • Centralized Distribution System gives DIRECTV service access to 100% of the property. No more individual dishes needed.
  • All existing DIRECTV dishes will be removed, enhancing your property’s value and appeal!
  • Reduce your property-servicing costs with the latest digital bulk technology solution, DIRECTV Pre-Loaded. The equipment is secured inside each unit and monitored remotely.
  • No resident credit check required. All residents qualify to receive DIRECTV service.
  • DIRECTV is a premium amenity. You can cover some or all of the monthly TV service in your rent or services fees.
  • Add-on HD Access, DVR service and Premium channels to any base package.
  • Give residents more flexible, cost-effective programming choices. Residents sign up for additional programming options directly from DIRECTV, with separate billing. You, as an owner, will not be billed for resident upgrades.
  • Worry-free service and maintenance for the duration of agreement.

Resident Benefits

  • Access to over 195 full-time HD channels, Advanced Product services, exclusive sports programming and Premium addon services.
  • No contract required: switching is quick and easy – ask how!
  • Fast & Free standard professional installation.
  • No dish required and no equipment to buy.
  • Exclusive sports programming like NFL SUNDAY TICKET.

What is Digital Bulk and Analog Bulk?

Digital Bulk

Digital Bulk provides a low entry-level price point for property owners and keeps the programming packages consistent with what’s available today for single-family homes.

Now for the first time ever, DIRECTV Pre-Loaded is available to all your unites. Your residents will now have instant access to DIRECTV as soon as they move in, as the equipment will remain securely inside the unit. Your properties will be monitored remotely, so servicing them will be easier and more cost-effective.

With digital bulk, new customers can get NFL SUNDAY TICKET included at no extra charge with CHOICE Package or higher. En Español add-ons provide the best Spanish-language programming and are idea for households where both English and Spanish are spoken.

Analog Bulk

Analog Bulk provides property owners a low-cost programing offer. No in-unit equipment is required for base-level programming package. Residents connect directly into the existing coaxial cable – just plug in and watch! Any upgrades (Advanced Receiver-HD or Premium channels) are the responsibility of the resident.

Digital BulkAnalog Bulk
General Description
  • In-unit equipment required to get access to base programming package.
  • Variable bulk base package pricing based on property size. Packages starting at $8.99/unit (FAMILY Package) for 250+ unit properties.
  • No in-unit equipment required for entry-level programming package – just plug in and watch. Residents simply connect directly to the existing coaxial outlet
  • Base packages starting at $13.99/unit(TOTAL CHOICE LIMITED Package).
New! DIRECTV Pre-Loaded
  • Residents will have instant access to DIRECTV as soon as they move in.
  • Remote management feature activates and deactivates customers
  • Lower property-servicing costs. No truck rolls.
  • No equipment cost to residents.
Resident Upgrade OptionsResidents may upgrade their base package, and can add programming and service options a la carte.
  • Residents can upgrade to digital packages and benefit from lower bulk pricing (In-unit receiver required).
  • Residents can add programming and service options a la carte.
Resident Programming CommitmentRequiredNot required for base analog bulk programming.
Billing MethodThe property is billed for base bulk programming. Residents are billed directly for their programming, equipment and service upgrades.
Bulk En Espanol Add-on Package OptionYES. Only $7.50/unit.NO
NFL SUNDAY TICKET included at no extra chargeYES (with CHOICE Package and higher).NO
Headend Installation RequirementNOYES


Why DIRECTV is the best choice for your property

A simple, centralized distribution system

  • Enhances your property’s value and appeal.
  • No visible individual satellite dishes. Any existing individual DIRECTV satellite dish can be easily removed.

Efficient installation and unparalleled technology

  • No need to access individual units for wiring.
  • Most property upgrades take less than two weeks.
  • DIRECTV bulk technology makes getting DIRECTV easy for any sized property.

Ultimate video entertainment experience

  • Over 195 full-time HD channels!
  • The undisputed leader in sports.
  • The most movies in 1080p HD.

More flexible, cost-effective bulk programming options

  • Provides lower entry-level price point for property owners.
  • Allows for resident upgrades at point of sale.


Frequently Asked Questions

Do I need a dish for each resident who wants DIRECTV?
No. DIRECTV® service is available to all residents through a centralized distribution system. There will no longer be any visible DIRECTV satellite dishes. Any existing individual DIRECTV dish throughout your property can be easily removed.

Will my residents receive the full DIRECTV experience?
Yes. Residents will have access to everything DIRECTV has to offer, including all HD programming, local channels, DIRECTV Whole-Home DVR service, DIRECTV CINEMA® and much more.

Who services the system after it is installed?
Your DIRECTV operator will provide all service for the system and your residents.

Is there a way to demonstrate DIRECTV to residents?
Absolutely. DIRECTV will provide you with complimentary accounts for public and on-site staff use.

Why should I choose DIRECTV for my residents?
DIRECTV is the number one satellite TV service in the country with over 19 million subscribers. If you want the best value, more full-time HD channels than any cable or satellite provider, and the leader in sports, you’ve got to get DIRECTV.

What if my resident does not have line of sight?
The benefit of a centralized distribution system is that DIRECTV service is available to all residents, not just south-facing units.

Call today to speak with a specialist and schedule a complimentary on-site assessment.


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