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Maintenance Mania is Back!

January 30, 2019

It’s that time of year again; time to pay tribute to the ones who make it all happen, our “On-Site Superheroes” if you will. Our annual Maintenance Mania event, joint with our friends at AAGD, […]

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President’s Letter – February

February 1, 2019

Are you an Advocate? In the January article, I discussed finding your voice and ensuring that you took an active stance rather than a passive one when charting your course. When I spoke with the PSC […]

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AATC IRO – Asset Protection

February 1, 2019

Trust your 2019 is off to a great start! As we move into 2019, I encourage all AATC independent rental owner (IRO) members to take full advantage of all the services, programs, and benefits that […]

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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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2019 State of Play: NAA’s Take on Policy Issue Trends

February 13, 2019

Housing affordability challenges will be the driving force behind legislative and regulatory activity affecting the apartment industry, at all levels of government. Particularly in the nation’s cities, policymakers are looking for quick fixes to provide […]

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U.S. Resident Retention Rate Matches All-Time High

February 12, 2019

When initial apartment leases came up for renewal across the country’s 50 largest markets in 2018, 52.5 percent of apartment renter households chose to stay in place. Find out how much more these residents spent […]

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New AATC Members!

February 4, 2019

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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REDBOOK Blues – Climate Change

February 1, 2019

Texans like to make fun of our crazy, constantly changing weather. You’ve heard the jokes and one-liners: 1) if you don’t like the weather in Texas, wait a minute, it’ll change; 2) we have four […]

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Pillow Talk – Capitol Campaigns

February 1, 2019

If you have been involved with a non-profit organization (church, faith-based group, trade association, community service organization, foundation, etc.) for an extended period, then you’ve been, most likely, asked to contribute to a capital campaign. […]

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Cheers to New Members in the New Year!

February 1, 2019

The AATC Membership Committee hosted its first New Member Open House of the 2019 year with great success. Program hosts included AATC Board President Nicolle Block, AMLI Residential; 2018 Trade Show Chair Jeff Duerstock, Reliant; […]