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Colorado Apartment Association Calls CDC's Eviction Moratorium 'Bad Policy'

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Colorado Apartment Association Calls CDC's Eviction Moratorium 'Bad Policy'

The administrative order does nothing to help renters pay rent or help rental housing providers. Continue Reading

09/2/2020


AAMD Names 13-Year-Old Rena Brittan Person of the Month

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AAMD Names 13-Year-Old Rena Brittan Person of the Month

Rena's GoFundMe project raised over $10,000 to help Colorado Residents who needed help paying rent amid COVID-19 Continue Reading

by Krista Crouch
08/31/2020


How To Apply For Emergency Rental Assistance For Property Owners (POP)

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How To Apply For Emergency Rental Assistance For Property Owners (POP)

HOW TO APPLY FOR EMERGENCY RENTAL ASSISTANCE FOR PROPERTY OWNERS (POP) DOWNLOAD PDF VERSION 1. Visit the Eviction and Foreclosure Prevention page on the Colorado Department of Local Affairs (DOLA) website: https://cdola.colorado.gov/housing-covid19-eviction 2. Click the blue drop down menu: ... Continue Reading

07/29/2020


13-year-old Raises Over $10,000 to Help Coloradans with Rent

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13-year-old Raises Over $10,000 to Help Coloradans with Rent

Colorado Apartment Association and its members partnered with the Resident Relief Fund, which now has more than $120,000 in donations to help Coloradans pay rent. Rena Brittan, a 13-year-old in Denver announced in June that as part of her bat mitzvah project she was going to raise funds for... Continue Reading

07/27/2020


Rents Across Metro Denver Decrease in Q2 - Demand remains strong for Rental Housing

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Rents Across Metro Denver Decrease in Q2 - Demand remains strong for Rental Housing

Denver (July 21, 2020) – Today, the Apartment Association of Metro Denver released Q2 2020 results from the quarterly Denver Metro Area Apartment Vacancy and Rent Survey conducted by the University of Denver’s Daniels College of Business and Colorado Economic Management... Continue Reading

07/21/2020


Mandatory Mask Order: Frequently Asked Questions

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Mandatory Mask Order: Frequently Asked Questions

Effective July 17, 2020 there is a mandatory statewide mask order, requiring all people in Colorado over age ten to wear a face covering over their nose and mouth in any public indoor space to alleviate the spread of COVID-19. The order is currently in effect through November 12, 2020 but could... Continue Reading

by Drew Hamrick
07/17/2020


Virtual Tours: The Best Way To Do This

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Virtual Tours: The Best Way To Do This

Apartment operators spend thousands of dollars and thousands of hours training their onsite leasing professionals. Faced with the new (temporary) normal of reliance on virtual leasing tours, there’s no reason to rely on guesswork and your agent’s smartphone to get this right. Virtual... Continue Reading

07/9/2020


How Automation Helps Apartment Communities Better Handle Leads

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How Automation Helps Apartment Communities Better Handle Leads

Being inundated with leads? Here’s a look at how marketing automation for multifamily properties can help in popular markets like the Denver area. The Greater Denver area leads the nation in population and rental growth as the local market continues to prosper. With such high renter... Continue Reading

07/8/2020


Over 95% of Colorado Renters have Continued to Pay Rent on Time

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Over 95% of Colorado Renters have Continued to Pay Rent on Time

DENVER (June 30, 2020) – RealPage, a data analytics firm for the real estate industry, reported that Colorado’s rent collection percentage for June was 95.4% as of June 23. RealPage’s analytics show Colorado rent collections ranking No. 9 out of the 47 states that reported... Continue Reading

06/30/2020


Eight Individuals Recognized as Finalists for 2020 Person of the Year

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Eight Individuals Recognized as Finalists for 2020 Person of the Year

Each year the Apartment Association recognizes someone as the “Person of the Year.” The following eight finalists for the award were announced at the May Virtual PowerMixer. Here is a brief overview of the nominees. The winner will be recognized at June Awards. DANETTE BARRETT | ... Continue Reading

06/11/2020


AAMD Distributes Over 23,000 Face Masks To Members And Affiliates

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AAMD Distributes Over 23,000 Face Masks To Members And Affiliates

In the early stages of the crisis, face masks were one of the most controversial topics. Many experts reported masks were not helpful in preventing the spread, which went against everything we knew. Whether you watched M*A*S*H, General Hospital, E.R., or Grey’s Anatomy growing up, face masks... Continue Reading

06/1/2020


A Virtual Response to COVID-19 Crisis

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A Virtual Response to COVID-19 Crisis

In March 2020 the world, and our way of life as we knew it, changed. The Coronavirus pandemic required not only the AAMD to postpone key events and education but threw the industry into a state of confusion. The pandemic created chaos with daily changes to the way the apartment industry –... Continue Reading

06/1/2020