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Frustrated by Housing Affordability? Talk to your Neighbors.

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Frustrated by Housing Affordability? Talk to your Neighbors.

An Open Letter to Central Floridians By Chip Tatum, AAGO Chief Executive Officer Why is housing affordability a challenge in central Florida? Quite simply, there isn’t enough supply to keep up with unprecedented demand and population growth in our region. According to CoStar, at the end of... Continue Reading

by Chip Tatum
06/4/2019


Let the nominations begin!

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Let the nominations begin!

Our 2019 Golden Key nominations are now open! If you would like to view the nomination checklist to ensure you have everything you need for a successful submission, please click here. One of the questions we get asked all the time is "what are judges looking for?" We have the answer for you!... Continue Reading

by Cynthia Cruz
05/20/2019


Dinner with a side of Discussion

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Dinner with a side of Discussion

AAGO's State of the Market dinner meeting was an enormous success, as industry professionals from near and far came together for an evening of flavorful food and captivating conversation. Our knowledgeable panelists gave us a break down of the past, present, and future state of central Florida's... Continue Reading

by Trinity Kutschinski
05/15/2019


The Apartment Industry's Wild Ride

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The Apartment Industry's Wild Ride

Calm down, Stacey. That adrenaline rush isn't coming from The Hulk ride. You work in the central Florida apartment industry! In a time where other markets throughout the country are experiencing population decreases central Florida is growing at an unprecedented rate! Many experts forecast... Continue Reading

by Chip Tatum
05/14/2019


ESA Call to Action - Support SB1128

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ESA Call to Action - Support SB1128

The Florida Apartment Association issued the following "Call to Action" on April 30th. AAGO Members are encouraged to act quickly to encourage state senators to consider SB1128! FAA Call To Action: FAA-supported legislation that will reduce emotional support animal fraud and abuse is in... Continue Reading

by Chip Tatum
04/30/2019


April/June 2019 Key Magazine

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April/June 2019 Key Magazine

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by Monica Ramsey
03/29/2019


All for One, Housing for All: Orange County Tackles Housing Affordability

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All for One, Housing for All: Orange County Tackles Housing Affordability

"Housing for All" A look into Orange County's new Affordable Housing Task Force Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings' and his team have been busy at work putting the final touches on the County's new 'Housing for All' Task Force. The task force aims to put into motion the recommendations of the... Continue Reading

by Trinity Kutschinski
03/26/2019


AAGO & FAA Joint Response on Rent Control

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AAGO & FAA Joint Response on Rent Control

On February 28th, AAGO and FAA issued the following "Joint Statement" in response to rent control proposals. Links to media coverage can be found below the press release. JOINT STATEMENT ON RENT CONTROL PROPOSALS On Behalf of: Bonnie Smetzer, President, The Florida Apartment Association... Continue Reading

by Lee Rogers
02/28/2019


The 2019 Legislative Conference Debrief

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The 2019 Legislative Conference Debrief

2019 on "the Hill" In the afterglow of the 2019 Legislative Conference, the AAGO team has been reflecting on the level of success we've been able to achieve through our association's continued advocacy efforts. Each year, member's from all across the state of Florida come together to advocate... Continue Reading

by Trinity Kutschinski
02/7/2019


Guidance on the Government Shutdown

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Guidance on the Government Shutdown

As an industry, it is important that we work together during this difficult time to help those residents affected by the government shutdown. Four weeks into a rigid government shutdown, federal employees may begin to experience difficulties meeting the conditions of your lease. Luckily, the... Continue Reading

by Trinity Kutschinski
01/16/2019


January: the Legislative Breakdown

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January: the Legislative Breakdown

Government Affairs Report January 2019 is going to be a BIG year for AAGO and we have already hit the ground running. One of our new year's resolutions is to be as informed and well versed as ever in all things politics. This way, we can share it with all of our members, as well as, the... Continue Reading

01/11/2019


January/March 2019 Key Magazine

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January/March 2019 Key Magazine

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by Monica Ramsey
01/3/2019