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New Year, New Laws

Posted by Legislative on 12/16/2009 01:48:16 PM

Make sure your property is abiding by these new laws and requirements in 2010.

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Lint Trap Update

Posted by Legislative on 12/11/2009 02:07:58 PM

The City of Houston can no longer require the retroactive installation of lint traps at apartment properties unless there is a laundry room with more than 10 washing machines.

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Crimetracking by HPD

Posted by Legislative on 12/11/2009 02:04:56 PM

The Houston Police Department has new crime tracking capabilities available on the City of Houston website.  For apartment owners and managers, this gives a greater

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Interview with Channel 2 on Community Rules

Posted by Legislative on 12/11/2009 01:52:28 PM

 On Monday, August 3, HAA President Beth Van Winkle had an interview with KPRC Local 2’s Amy Davis regarding renters’ rights and owner responsibilities related to a new community rule at an apartment community on the north side. 

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Summer Fair at Oak Forest Apartments

Posted by Legislative on 12/11/2009 01:46:35 PM

On Thursday, July 23, The Coalition for Behavioral Health Services held an Outreach to Apartment Communities program at the Oak Forest Apartments in Spring Branch. 

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Alert from HPD!

Posted by Will Alfaro_2 on 12/11/2009 01:29:02 PM

Last night, a major theft of rent checks occurred at a HAA member property.  HPD told us that over $9,000 in rent payments were stolen. 

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HAA and BOMD Partnership in the News

Posted by Will Alfaro_2 on 12/11/2009 10:42:50 AM

The Houston Apartment Association and the Brays Oaks Management District partnered for an apartment stimulus program.

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New Storm Water Detention Rules - Single Family

Posted by Legislative on 12/11/2009 10:37:56 AM

The City of Houston has adopted new storm water detention rules for Single Family construction.

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Welcome to our Blog!

Posted by Legislative on 12/11/2009 09:20:09 AM

Welcome to HAA's blog!

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New Law Affects Plumbing Permits and Registration

Posted by Will on 9/9/2009 09:56:24 AM

Licensed Plumbers will see changes in how their permits are processed across the state starting today (September 1, 2009)

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Many Tweets may be Pointless Babble!

Posted by Will on 8/24/2009 02:59:47 PM

From the “we may have already figured this out file,” a new study finds that about 40% of Tweets may be ‘pointless babble.’

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