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Rent Relief Stakeholder Presentation

Posted by [email protected] on 04/19/2021 10:15 am  /   COVID-19, Featured Article

RRP STAKEHOLDER PRESENTATION Virginia is ramping up efforts to distribute $524 million in federal Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA) funding through the Virginia Rent Relief Program (RRP) to ensure housing stability across the commonwealth. With the national eviction moratorium extended th...

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CDC Eviction Moratorium Update

Posted by [email protected] on 03/29/2021 11:11 am  /   COVID-19, Featured Article

March 29, 2021 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Department of Health and Human Services authorizes the extension of the Eviction Moratorium to June 30, 2021. DOWNLOAD THE FULL RELEASE Stay in the know and register for these upcoming events: State of the Local Market,  brought to...

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Are You Maintaining Compliance with New Legislation Impacting the Tenant Application Review Process?

Posted by [email protected] on 03/09/2021 2:25 pm  /   COVID-19

On March 1, 2021, an amendment passed during the General Assembly’s Special Session in November went into effect impacting tenant screening processes. HB 5106, an amendment to VRLTA Section 55.1-1245, impacts how rental applications received after March 1, 2021, can be reviewed by landlords. T...

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NVAA to Host Virtual Webinar for Landlords Covering All Aspects of Rent Relief During COVID-19

Posted by [email protected] on 02/24/2021 12:00 am  /   COVID-19, Press Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Meghan [email protected] NVAA to Host Virtual Webinar for Landlords Covering All Aspects of Rent Relief During COVID-19 Alexandria, VA (February 24, 2021) The Northern Virginia Apartment Association (NVAA) will host the eagerly-anticipated vir...

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Ensure Your Property Management and Maintenance Employees Have Access to Vaccine Information

Posted by [email protected] on 02/22/2021 9:01 am  /   COVID-19

By Patrick Algyer, NVAA Executive Director I recently wrote about the importance of ensuring residential property management staff across Northern Virginia receive their proper spot on the COVID-19 vaccine distribution list given their important role as essential employees helping keep our now much...

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Three Things You Need to Know About Saving Money on Utilities During COVID

Posted by [email protected] on 02/17/2021 6:20 pm  /   COVID-19

With more people than ever working from home today and quarantining due to the COVID-19 pandemic utilities have been climbing. People are running air conditioners, heat, having the lights on more, washing their own clothes instead of dry cleaning, and of course, plugging in all their devices. NVAA, ...

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Fairfax and Chesterfield Counties Rent Relief

Posted by [email protected] on 02/12/2021 1:58 pm  /   COVID-19

Virginia Rent Relief Program - Update as of 2/12/2021 Attention Chesterfield and Fairfax Counties: Chesterfield and Fairfax Counties have elected to administer rent relief programs at the local level as permitted by Treasury’s Emergency Rental Assistance program. As a result, effective 11:59...

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Virginia Rent Relief Program - What You Need to Know

Posted by [email protected] on 02/05/2021 11:41 am  /   COVID-19

By Patrick Algyer, NVAA Executive Director Earlier this week, the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development announced some changes to the Virginia Rent & Mortgage Relief Program more commonly referred to as the RMMP. The most notable change is the program no longer applies to mor...

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RMRP Update for Landlords as of January 25, 2021

Posted by [email protected] on 01/25/2021 12:00 am  /   COVID-19

Big changes are in store for RMRP, so please read carefully! Current application deadline has been extended to Monday, March 1st. As additional guidance from Treasury is released, we’ll continue to evaluate if program changes are needed prior to releasing a new application.  February re...

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RMRP Application Deadline has been extended to January 25th 2021

Posted by [email protected] on 12/31/2020 12:51 pm  /   COVID-19

ATTENTION LANDLORDS! There are big changes in store regarding RMRP, so please read carefully! Current application deadline has been extended to January 25th. With the signing of the latest COVID bill, we’re evaluating program changes before releasing a new application. Januar...

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