TAA Lease With The Best Annual Contract Forms Seminar

In-Person with Attorney Kimberly Sims

Wednesday, June 28, 2023
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM (CDT)
Category: TAA Redbook

AATC Legal Summit and TAA Lease With The Best: TAA Lease Forms Annual Update

Your relationships with your residents begin—and end—with your lease. Just how well do you understand this contract and the responsibilities it conveys to you and to your residents?

In this seminar you’ll learn more about:
  • General Principles of real estate contract validity
  • Terms and conditions of the TAA Apartment Lease Contract
  • Importance of rental applications and proper screening
  • Tools for use in the resident selection process
  • Major differences between apartment, single-family dwelling, condominium, and student housing lease contracts
  • Important aspects of a written rental agreement
  • Federal Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA)
  • When are lease addenda legally necessary?
  • Commonly needed forms for residential real property managers, and
  • Why you should always use up-to-date forms.

Continuing Education Credits: 6 Hours NAAEI CECs; approved for 6 hours of contract education by TREC


More About Attorney Kimberly Sims
Kimberly Sims advocates for her clients in the prevention and resolution of landlord/tenant, real estate, construction, contract, and employee disputes. She is also experienced in guiding businesses through government investigations and actions, including the resolution of fair housing and discrimination complaints.    
Kimberly Sims understand that business owners need to focus their energy and resources on running their businesses. To that end, she works to help her clients prevent the escalation of disputes into litigation or to avoid them altogether. By engaging with her clients' decision-making on whether to enter certain contracts, analyzing lease obligations, protecting business assets, and evaluating and resolving employee issues, Kimberly seeks to help her clients avoid litigation. In those situations where litigation simply cannot be avoided, she aggressively pursues her clients' claims and defends their interests.
Kimberly was named a "Texas Rising Star" by Texas Super Lawyers in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, and 2014, appearing in Texas Monthly/Law and Politics Magazine and was designated a Texas Super Lawyer in 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, and 2020.     

15443 Knoll Trail Dr #100
Dallas, TX 75248
(214) 888-3110

Price to Attend 

  • Member $189*
  • STAR Members $169*
  • Non-Member: $289*

           *Price includes lunch and parking

           Event will be held in-person at the             Hurst Conference Center

Groups of 10 or more, please contact ggoldrick@aatnet.org. 


For More Information:

Gregory Ann Goldrick

Gregory Ann Goldrick

Director of Education, Fort Worth Apartment Association