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2019 Spring Education is Here!

January 9, 2019

Every year, the AATC Education Committee gets together to come up with an appropriate theme that sums up our career development goals for the year. For 2019, the committee chose Forward Thinking: Education with Purpose. […]

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Get Your CAPS in 2019!

January 9, 2019

Within every company, there is always a person (or persons) that become the gears that power the engines to keep the company going. These people become the glue that everything sticks to—the one thing that […]

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President’s Letter – January 2019

January 8, 2019

Active versus Passive – which will you be in 2019? We all remember in school when we learned about active and passive voice when we were learning sentence structure. You can describe something in two […]

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Veterans Housing – Homes for Heroes

December 31, 2018

“To care for him who shall have borne the battle and for his widow, and his orphan” This phrase, from President’s Lincoln’s 2nd Inaugural Address, affirms our nation’s obligation to care for those physically and mentally […]

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Redbook Blues: Rent Increase

December 31, 2018

Most of us have encountered residents that believe with all their heart that: 1) there is a legal cap on the amount rent can be increased upon renewal; 2) they have three days after signing […]

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TAA Professional Awards

December 31, 2018

If you’ve been paying attention, then you already know that TAA has completely revamped its annual Professional Awards Nomination Process. In prior years, the local associations were charged with the task of developing a nomination […]

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New Member Update

December 31, 2018

Introducing our new members! As always, we invite all our onsite, property staff and owners to shop our members first for any of their product or service needs. Also, word of mouth is the best […]

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IRO Insights – Contingency Planning

December 11, 2018

We sometimes forget that as independent rental owners we are small business owners. We are entrepreneurs and, many of us, are sole proprietors.  We like being our own boss (don’t tell my wife). We put the […]

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Pillow Talk: Change

December 5, 2018

Change happens; sometimes for the better, occasionally for the worst. The 2018 general elections brought change and, depending on your personal political perspective, the voters got it perfectly right or terribly wrong. Democracy can be […]

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Recent New Members

December 3, 2018

Introducing our new members! As always, we invite all our onsite, property staff and owners to shop our members first for any of their product or service needs. Also, word of mouth is the best […]