This is the place to be.
The Austin Apartment Association (AAA) is a valuable resource for both supplier companies that provide a product or service to the multifamily housing industry, as well as owners and management companies who manage and rent properties in the greater Austin area. The Austin Apartment Association (AAA) represents over 260,000 rental units within Travis and the 10 surrounding counties: Bastrop, Blanco, Burnet, Caldwell, Fayette, Gillespie, Hays, Lee, Llano, Williamson.
Top 5 Reasons to Join
Stay up-to-date on the latest industry regulations, lease form, and operational best practices.
Learn, network, and grow your skills with our training - virtual and in-person offerings!
Get involved in the legislative process of the rental housing industry.
Have FUN, network, and grow your business with new connections and building relationships with our community of members.
Receive awards of excellence for you and your business.
Who is a member?
AAA represents 1,000+ companies that own, manage, develop, service rental and multifamily housing in the greater Austin area.
Industry Members (Owners/Managers)
Industry membership is for individuals or companies who own, develop, build, operate, or manage apartments or residential rental housing properties in Austin.
Join anytime! AAA membership is based on a calendar dues renewal cycle (January-December) and is based on how many total units (or doors) you own or manage. Administrative fees may apply at the time of application.
A Supplier member is a company who provides a product or service to multifamily Industry Members. When your company joins AAA, any employee can participate, volunteer, and network with our members.
Join anytime! AAA membership is based on a calendar dues renewal cycle (January-December). Your membership allows you access to events, networking opportunities, and professional development. Administrative fees may apply at the time of application.
AAA members have exclusive access to the following benefits:
|3-in-1 Membership: When you join AAA, you also become a member of the Texas Apartment Association (TAA) and the National Apartment Association (NAA).|
|Networking: Build your business at over 50 events, seminars, and other networking opportunities throughout the year.|
|Education & Professional Development: We offer year-round continuing education seminars and national professional credential courses.|
|Supplier Directory: Our member suppliers are listed in our online supplier directory and distributed every other month in our Window magazine.|
|Legal Forms: The industry gold standard. The Texas Apartment Association’s leases and forms are the most comprehensive and recognized lease contracts and property management operations forms in the state.|
|Discounted Resident Screening Services.|
|Marketing Opportunities: AAA members have several opportunities to market their business to decision-makers in the rental housing industry through print and online advertising as well as event sponsorships.|
NAA Health Insurance Benefit Program allows members access to affordable and high-quality health care solutions. With critical roles in providing housing to Americans, healthy employees mean a healthy apartment industry that can continue to provide safe homes.
|NAA Open Door Savings Program: a savings and discount program available exclusively to NAA members, that helps you save time and money on products and services you use every day.|
|Membership List: As a member of the association, you can purchase lists of all our participating management companies and apartment communities.|
As a first time owner, the first item you will need to develop your policies and procedures for fair housing, tenant guidelines, and resident qualifying criteria. Second, you will need to become familiar with the TAA lease. We have a few resources to help you and your potential residents understand the lease.
- Rental Application (Sample)
- Lease Contract (Sample) - English / Spanish
- Texas Department of Insurance: Renters Insurance Guide
- Texas Attorney General's Office on Tenants Rights
- TAA Must-have Resources for Texas Rental Housing Industry Professionals
The Austin Apartment Association is the voice of the rental housing industry. By joining the Association you are accessing the most up-to-date information that impacts your rental housing, multifamily business each and every day. From operational regulations, code and safety compliance, building, and development - AAA has you covered from A to Z. AAA also offers practical toolkits on critical issues.
Stay up to date on late-breaking industry news with a list of compiled the most frequently requested legal resources for our members.
Apart from our website, we communicate with members through several avenues to keep you up-to-date on emerging issues within our community.
- WINDOW Magazine: Bi-monthly industry publication
- Friday Facts: Weekly e-newsletter briefly outlining industry news
- AAA's Professional Edge: Education articles & upcoming seminars
- Networking & Events: opportunities for networking and socializing
- Advocacy in Action: Periodical communique about government relations
Be sure you are receiving our emails by adding firstname.lastname@example.org to your safe sender list.
Ribbon Cutting Ceremony is for all AAA Members opening new Businesses and New or Renovated Properties.
Are you opening a new property or unveiling renovations? Starting a business or re-branding? Let AAA help you with a ribbon-cutting ceremony to introduce your property or business to the AAA membership.
To schedule your ribbon-cutting ceremony, please email Lisa Berman, Membership Development Director at email@example.com, or call 512-323-0990.