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Protecting the Interests of the Rental Housing Industry.


The latest news on government activities surrounding BAAA and the industry from our Government Affairs Director, Eric Garduño.

On Thursday, November 7, 2019, the St. Petersburg City Council voted unanimously to pass the Tenant Bill of Rights, an ordinance that prohibits...

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Urgent Regulatory Alert: Increased Lawsuit Activity In recent weeks, FAA...

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Urgent Regulatory Alert: Criminal Screening Lawsuit...

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There are several policy issues currently pending before the City of St. Petersburg's City Council that BAAA member should be aware of. If you...

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The U.S. Supreme Court decision of Texas Department of Housing and Community Affaris vs. The Inclusive Communities Project, decided in 2015,...

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Earlier this month, St. Pete City Council Member Amy Foster introduced a Tenant Bill of Rights Ordinance. Among other things, this Ordinance sought...

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Dear NAA Members, I’m writing with an update on pending rent control legislation in the state of California. A statewide rent control and...

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On Thursday, September 5, the Hillsborough County Commission voted on a final stormwater assessment plan. This plan largely mirrored the requests...

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Below is an overview of near term actions under consideration by local governments within BAAA’s 12 county area. Please alert Eric...

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Dear NAA Affiliates and Members,NAA and NMHC are voicing strong support for the U.S. Department of...

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Hillsborough County has organized six public meetings regarding the proposed stormwater assessment. Each of these meetings will take place from...

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On Friday, August 9, the Florida Apartment Association (FAA), in conjunction with the Apartment Association of Greater Orlando (AAGO), released the...

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