• Providing valuable member services

    TAA delivers value for its members, through products like its standardized leases and related forms, the invaluable TAA REDBOOK and REDBOOK Online, cutting-edge industry education and networking opportunities, and much more.

  • Offering world-class education

    Professionals in the rental housing industry look to TAA as a leading source for industry education. We offer a variety of educational offerings to fit the needs of rental property owners, mid- to upper-level management company executives, REIT executives, property supervisors and onsite personnel.
  • Advocating for the rental housing industry

    For over 50 years, TAA has been the only organization representing all aspects of the rental housing industry with a full-time presence at the state Capitol and before 18 state regulatory agencies.

    We have the interests of our more than 11,000 members and 1.95 million units throughout the state in mind while tracking hundreds of bills during the current legislative session.

Recent Headlines

Clarification on security device statute amendments taking effect in January

The amendments to the security device statute passed by the legislature (as part of SB 1367 and HB 2404 ) do not generally alter a rental property owner’s obligations regarding required security devices.

Supreme Court upholds use of "disparate impact" in Fair Housing cases

In a 5-4 ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court agreed that housing policies and practices with discriminatory outcomes can be challenged under the Fair Housing Act, even if there was not an intent to discriminate.

Gov. Abbott signs TAA’s top legislative priority, SB 267

Legislation bans cities from requiring property owners to participate in Section 8
Session ranks as one of TAA’s most successful - By David Mintz, CAE, Vice President of Government Affairs

The 84th Texas Legislative Session came to a close on June 1, and was perhaps the most successful ever for the rental housing industry.



For more than 50 years, the Texas Apartment Association has represented all aspects of the rental housing industry with a full-time presence at the state capitol and before more than 20 state regulatory agencies. More>>

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