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Redbook Blues: Just Say No
Redbook Blues: Just Say No

The PTA president at your child’s school wants you to chair the teacher appreciation banquet. A friend with three kids, two dogs, and a crazy ex-spouse has asked to move in with you and your family until they find a new place to live. A cousin gives you a tale of woe and then asks to... Continue Reading

by Nicole Zaitoon
05/10/2022


Market Update: May 2022
Market Update: May 2022

Greater Fort Worth Demand Continues to Prove Durable Unlike in 2021, when both apartment demand and rent growth reached stratospheric levels, 2022 so far has largely seen a decoupling of rent growth and apartment demand nationally. Even as rents continue to rocket upward, net absorption has... Continue Reading

by Jordan Brooks
05/10/2022


AATC Business Exchange Update
AATC Business Exchange Update

AATC Business Exchange Member Update 5.12.22 We are excited to promote our annual Business Exchange in August! This event will look a little different this year, and we are excited to have you there! For years, the Business Exchange has been a major event for our members of AATC and AAGD. This... Continue Reading

by Patty Utley
05/10/2022


All In the Family
All In the Family

If you ask someone what comes to mind when they think of AATC, there is one word mentioned more than others—FAMILY. For us, this is a badge of honor! It is precisely what we want people to think. We are not your average, everyday association. We want everyone to feel like they belong at the... Continue Reading

by Patty Utley
05/9/2022


The Greatest Show!
The Greatest Show!

Are you ready for the Greatest Show? Ready or not, here we come! We are excited to announce that our 2022 Trade Show theme is the Greatest Show—Hugh Jackman style! In addition, we are partnering with our 2022 Education Conference to truly bring you the absolute best AATC experience you... Continue Reading

by Kyle Gambrell
04/8/2022


Spring Golf Was One For the Ages
Spring Golf Was One For the Ages

That’s a wrap! The 2022 AATC Spring Fling Golf Tournament presented by DeFord’s was nothing short of a success. The sold-out tournament raised necessary funds for the AATC PAC. After many years, we took the tournament back to Iron Horse Golf Course. Aside from the raging winds, we... Continue Reading

by John Brandes
04/8/2022


AATC's DE&I Committee Starts Strong
AATC's DE&I Committee Starts Strong

2022 continues to be a forward-thinking year for the Apartment Association of Tarrant County (AATC). Launching this year’s new DE&I committee is proving to be a very engaging initiative for the Association. Lake Barnes of Atlantic Pacific Management, one of the Association’s... Continue Reading

by Lake Barnes
04/8/2022


President's Letter: Dancing in the Flowers
President's Letter: Dancing in the Flowers

Ahh, yes, the experience of spring in Texas. It can really be a sight to behold, from the scent of freshly released pollen to the crisp, cool air after some April rains. The flowers will soon bloom, the trees will blossom, and the grass will get very, very green. It makes me want to dance through... Continue Reading

by Patty Utley
04/8/2022


Cirque Du Stratégie
Cirque Du Stratégie

If you have been to Las Vegas or searched for entertainment over the last decade, you’ve probably heard of Cirque du Soleil–The Canadian company that reinvented the traditional circus. They surfaced in the 80s as a contemporary circus that captured the world’s attention,... Continue Reading

by Katy Polanco
04/8/2022


April 2022 Market Update
April 2022 Market Update

Class B Leads the Way in Apartment Demand After a historic 2021 for multifamily, the picture has been a bit different for many parts of the country in the new year. Through February, apartment demand nationwide is down considerably compared to both 2020 and 2021 but rent growth momentum has... Continue Reading

by Jordan Brooks
04/8/2022


Pillow Talk - All Advocacy is Local
Pillow Talk - All Advocacy is Local

This year, we take an in-depth look at advocacy basics. Last month, we finished our series on the basics of people, policy, and politics by exploring the AATC Political Action Committee (AATC PAC). AATC PAC provides an opportunity for individuals vested in the multi-housing industry to... Continue Reading

by Perry Pillow
04/8/2022


REDBOOK Blues – Know Relets
REDBOOK Blues – Know Relets

Have you ever read the entire TAA Lease contract? Frankly, most AATC members have not. Let us be honest; it is a legal document, a contract; it is boring and tedious; that is its best quality! The TAA Lease and lease forms are the operational foundation for our industry in Texas; therefore, it... Continue Reading

by Nicole Zaitoon
04/8/2022