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Texas Apartment Association Education Conference & Lone Star Expo

Mark your calendars to enjoy quality, industry-relevant education, innovative new ideas and services, and networking with your peers at TAA's 2014 Education Conference & Lone Star Expo, April 24-26, at the Omni Dallas Hotel and Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas.

Educational seminars

TAA offers seminars for owners and top management, and for onsite professionals. Some TAA-sponsored seminars offer continuing education credits for CAM, CAMT, and CAMT II, CAPS, CAS, and NALP designates, and Mandatory Continuing Education credits (MCE) required by the Texas Real Estate Commission for real estate licensees.

TAA's FREE Legal Symposium for Landlord/Tenant Attorneys

Watch for information about the second annual statewide legal symposium designed specifically for Texas landlord/tenant attorneys to be held later this year.
 

TAA's Evictions Court Rules Changes Online Webinar

  • FREE web-based training from TAA covered important changes in rules governing evictions. Listen to a recorded version of this program.

REDBOOK Online Webinar

  • FREE web-based training from TAA covers benefits and features of the REDBOOK Online. Program runs for one hour beginning at 9 a.m. central. 
  • May 28, 2014

Apartment and Rental Housing Legal Seminars

Instructed by prominent industry attorneys from around the state and TAA's general counsel

Full-day seminar focusing on the current revision of the TAA REDBOOK, a comprehensive handbook of landlord/tenant laws, and other regulations that affect property owners. Also available as half-day course in some areas.

Regional seminars are designed for rental housing owners and management company executives and focus on timely topics of interest to industry leaders.

Apartment and Rental Housing Legal Webinars

The exact same information that is offered in the in-person seminars with the convenience of a web-based format.

  • Module 1 is 1.5 hours long and includes Getting the most out of the REDBOOK
  • Module 2 is 1.5 hours long and includes Forms review
  • Module 3 is 1.5 hours long and includes Legislative and regulatory changes
  • Module 4 is 1 hour long and includes Detailed review of legal issues and On the horizon

Lease With The Best: TAA Lease Forms seminars

  • Instructed by TAA's General Counsel and prominent industry attorneys from around the state
  • Full-day seminar providing an in-depth look at the TAA Apartment Lease Contract and Rental Application.

Fair Housing Accessibility FIRST seminars

  • TAA has partnered with HUD to deliver its FREE Fair Housing Accessibility FIRST seminars in Texas.

 Fair Housing for Onsite Personnel

  • Instructed by TAA's General Counsel and prominent industry attorneys from around the state
  • Full-day seminar providing an in-depth look at the federal Fair Housing Act.    

Best Practices Webinars for Independent Owners

Meant for anyone who owns rental properties and is involved in the management of his or her properties.
Independent owners will learn from knowledgeable and experienced professionals about best practices that save time and money.

Affordable housing seminars

  • Housing Tax Credit (HTC) Compliance Training seminars
  • HOME Compliance Training seminars
  • Annual Owner's Compliance Report Training webinars
    • Instructed by compliance experts from the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (TDHCA)
    • Compliance experts will show you step-by-step how to complete TDHCA's Annual Owner Compliance Report.
  • Advanced-level HTC roundtable discussions
    • Led by compliance experts from TDHCA and a panel of your peers
    • Covers timely issues relevant for experienced professionals
  • Income Eligibility Training (a.k.a. TDHCA's First Thursday Training)
    • Taught by the compliance staff at the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs.
    • Covers topics such as income, assets, student status, documenting household income and more. 
    • May 13, 2014 - Fort Worth
  • UPCS Inspection Protocol Training
    •  Instructed by key inspection experts from the Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs
    • Covers topics such as how inspections work, what to expect during the inspection, examples of common deficiencies and how physical inspections impact your development.
    • May 20, 2014 - Houston

Professional designation and fair housing programs are offered by many local apartment associations. Contact your local association for more information.