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Knowledge Bank

The Knowledge Bank makes it easy to schedule meetings and speak confidently with your members of Congress about key issues. Many of the resources below will be helpful in conducting tours of your apartment community with your members of Congress. It is vital to our federal advocacy efforts that the apartment industry's perspective is heard and understood as Congress debates many critical policy issues that could significantly impact multifamily rental housing. 

Grassroots Action Center

The Congressional Recess Toolkit makes it easy to schedule meetings and speak confidently with your members of Congress about key issues. Many of the resources below will be helpful in conducting tours of your apartment community with your members of Congress.

It is vital to our federal advocacy efforts that the apartment industry's perspective is heard and understood as Congress debates many critical policy issues that could significantly impact multifamily rental housing. 

Materials to Provide to Members of Congress

Economic Impact Data for Your State, Metro Area and Congressional District at www.WeAreApartments.org 

Planning Your Congressional Meeting

Conducting a Town Hall Meeting in Your Local Community

Conducting or Participating in an Apartment Tour

Conducting an Apartment Tour Checklist

Sample Apartment Tour Request and Thank You Letters

How to Get Media Coverage When a Member of Congress Tours Your Apartment Community

Sample Op-Ed

Five Ways to Get Involved Anytime, Anywhere

Issues Briefing and Advocacy Training

2017 NAA Capitol Conference and Lobby Day Issues Briefing and Advocacy Training (Recorded Feb. 22, 2017) 
This provides advocates with an overview of three key industry issues. The issues are the focus of NAA Lobby Day meetings with members of Congress on March 8.

Download the PowerPoint Slides

Grassroots How-To's and Legislation Updates

Economic Impact Data for Your State, Metro Area and Congressional District at www.WeAreApartments.org 

Video Guides:

 

Legislative and Regulatory Updates

  • 2021 recordings coming soon!