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HAA, TAA & NAA COVID-19 Industry Resources

ALL HAA members are also members of the Texas Apartment Association, www.taa.org and National Apartment Association www.naahq.org.   You will need a login to both sites for certain information and can receive them by requesting from each organization.  

Houston Apartment Association

Q and A - Status of Rent Obligations and Evictions by Howard Bookstaff (March 19, HAA login required)   

 

Status of Houston Area Metropolitan Evictions March 26

Governor Abbott announced that U.S. Small Business Administration  (SBA) has included Texas in its Emergency Injury Disaster Declaration. This action will provide long-term, low-interest loans to small businesses in southeast Texas and across the state. A link to the SBA  application is here  

Resources - Mgmt to Provide to Renters

Template Letter to Residents Govt Help with Rent

Renter Information and Resources - English 

Texas Apartment Association

TAA has created a TAA resource page and email for questions covid-19@taa.org

TAA will host multiple webinars and release other education materials via its website.  
 
WebinarCOVID19 and Rental Housing in Texas (TAA Login required) 
 
Webinar “FAQs on COVID-19 and the Texas Rental Housing” webinar. This free webinar answered some common operational questions for members dealing with COVID-19 and the coronavirus.

TAA has updated the “Payment Plan Agreement” for members who opt to offer residents options for extending rent payments. They also have a “Notice of Temporary Waiver of Late Fees.” Access these two new sample forms. (login required) These are also available in TAA REDBOOK Online in both Adobe Acrobat and Microsoft Word versions, and also to TAA Click & Lease users now in a print-only form, and as forms you can complete through Click & Lease. 

National Apartment Association

NAA has also created a NAA Resource page and email for questions cv19questions@naahq.org.

NAA Video Series on COVID-19 subscribe here

Webinar - Best Practices for Managers: Rent Collection, Late Fees, Payment Plans.

WebinarHow to Respond to Media - NAA offers guidance for crisis communications and handling media inquiries during the spread of COVID-19. Guidance is presented by Todd Usher, NAA Manager of Public Relations. 

Webinar - Watch My Resident Tested Positive for COVID-19, Now What? - NAA offers operational insight for how to handle a resident testing positive for COVID-19 . Guidance is presented by Ayiesha Beverly, NAA Senior Staff Attorney, National Lease Program. 

WebinarWatch How to Handle Maintenance During COVID-19 - NAA provides insight into how to handle maintenance during the spread of COVID-19. Guidance is presented by Paul , NAA Rhodes, NAA National Safety and Maintenance Instructor.