Be An Advocate
There are many ways to become an advocate for the rental housing industry. Be a part of giving our industry its voice!
Start Here: Be Informed
AAA works every day to monitor, respond, and stay in contact with decision-makers. That means, there is a lot to know and understand about changes, issues we are tracking, and important ways to participate in the advocacy process. Start by catching up with our Advocacy in Action blog to read up on the latest.
AAA Legislative Committee
The AAA Legislative Committee is appointed by the Board of Directors to help guide the AAA's efforts to keep the industry free from unnecessary taxes, regulations, fees, and taxes. The Legislative Committee meets monthly to discuss a wide range of local, state, and national issues and policy proposals affecting the industry and makes recommendations to the Board of Directors on the industry positions and proposed solutions. Property owners and manager members of the AAA can attend the AAA's Legislative Committee and do not have to be an appointed voting members to participate in the committee's discussions and debates.
Contact Paul Cauduro, AAA Government Relations Director at firstname.lastname@example.org to sign-up and receive committee meeting notices.
Contact Your Elected Official
Want to send an e-mail to the Austin City Council? There is a page where you can communicate with the Mayor and Council members with one click!
Not sure who your Austin City Council Member is? Find out who represents you!
TAA works to protect your interests and help the Texas rental housing industry grow.
TAA has helpful information and a full advocacy team working to represent the rental housing industry at the Texas state capitol. TAA's efforts benefit rental property owners, builders, developers, and managers by ensuring our industry’s perspective is considered when new laws or regulations are proposed, amended or repealed.
Want information about the Texas Legislature or track proposed legislation?
The National Apartment Association (NAA)'s Advocacy365 Action Center* can connect you with 5 ways to get involved anytime, anywhere:
- Connect with Lawmakers
- Key Contact Program: Be a Resource for Your Legislator
- Be a Thought Leader: Share Your STory on Key Issues
- Property Tours: Welcome a Legislator to Your Property
- Knowledge Bank: Resources
Please note: You will be prompted to log in to NAA in order to access the resources. If you are an NAA member and have login issues, please call 1-833-86-MYNAA.