May Food for Thought: Bed Bugs in Apartments - How to Defend Your Community

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Wednesday, May 12, 2021
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (CDT)
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In this virtual Food for Thought, Jon Polenz of Ecoteam will discuss Bed Bugs in Apartments - How to Defend Your Community and Bite Back

  • Where do bed bugs come from and why are they a growing problem in the multi-family industry?
  • What every property manager should know about bed bugs:  How to identify bed bugs, how bed bugs spread between apartments, what are the multi-family industry best practices for bed bugs in occupied and vacant apartments?
  • What are the treatment options for bed bug control and what are the pros and cons of each treatment method? 
  • Why is resident cooperation and preparation so important for effective bed bug control?  What can managers do to help?
  • What is the standard Bed Bug Addendum to the TAA standard lease?  How does it protect property managers?  Who is responsible for paying for bed bug treatments under the lease?
  • Q&A

The Food for Thought seminars are quick, one-hour sessions exclusively for AAA members. Attendees can earn 1 Continuing Education Credit towards their credential renewal.

For More Information:

Amy Lydic, CAE
Amy Lydic, CAE
Austin Apartment Association