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Stay up-to-date with Legislative Updates surrounding the Apartment Industry

We provide legislative representation on the local, state, and national level and we're the watchdogs on the regulatory front. Check out some of the legislative issues affecting the Florida and National Apartment Industry.

 

 

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Alachua County Passes Mandatory Participation in Section 8 Program On July 13, the Alachua County Board of County Commissioners passed...

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Earlier today, the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Dr. Rochelle Walensky, extended the federal moratorium on evictions...

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Beginning Monday, March 29, all Floridians age forty and older will be eligible to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

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In a 5-1 vote, the Hillsborough County Commission voted to approve Ordinance 21-7, commonly referred to as a tenant bill of rights, during their...

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Florida has a critical need for more affordable housing with a shortage of 400,033 rental homes that are affordable and available for extremely...

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For 2021, the industry’s priorities reflect the near-term concern of the housing crisis created by the COVID-19 pandemic and the broader need to...

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Through their Emergency Rental Assistance Program, the U.S. Treasury has made $25 billion available to assist households that are unable to pay...

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Beginning today, residents of Lee County may apply for a third round of utilities assistance through LeeCARES. This program provides relief to...

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Governor DeSantis Allows Florida's Eviction Restrictions to Expire The Southwest Florida Apartment Association is pleased to report that Governor...

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On Sept. 25, Governor Ron DeSantis issued Executive Order 20-244, moving all of Florida’s 67 counties into Phase 3 of the governor's...

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FAA Provides an Informative Webinar outlining the CDC Eviction Moratorium CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE WEBINAR RECORDING. On September 1, the...

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CDC Files National Eviction Moratorium On September 1, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) filed an order in the Federal...

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