FAA in the News
December 1, 2021 WJHG News 7: Family seeks justice in apartment death
November 13, 2021 South Florida Caribbean News: 'Miya's Law' Announced to Improve Apartment Safety
November 12, 2021 WPLG Local 10: Miya's Law proposal on apartment safety regulations filed in Florida Senate
November 12, 2021 Press Release - The Florida Senate: Senator Linda Stewart and Representative Robin Bartleman Announce 'Miya's Law' to Improve Apartment Safety
November 12, 2021 ABC Action News: 'Miya's Law' filed in Florida Senate to improve apartment safety following teen's killing
November 11, 2021 Orlando Sentinel: ‘Miya’s Law,’ named for murdered teen from South Florida, seeks to improve apartment safety
November 3, 2021 Spectrum News 13: Making ends meet: The rising cost of renting
October 31, 2021 Bay News 9: Rising rent: Floridians face pricey dilemma
October 22, 2021 Fox 4: Rise in rent and lease renewals as more people move to Southwest Florida
September 11, 2021 U.S. News: Attorney Seeks Help Dealing With COVID Evictions
August 26, 2021 The Florida Times-Union: Jacksonville evictions displace many as renters, landlords face problems during pandemic
August 18, 2021 Bay News 9 & Spectrum News 13: Rep. Demings introduces legislation to stop evictions during natural disasters
August 5, 2021 News4Jax: Get an eviction notice? Here's the first thing you should do.
August 4, 2021 Spectrum News 13: Some Central Florida landlords worry new eviction moratorium won’t help
August 4, 2021 Orlando Sentinel: Florida stakeholders say eviction reprieve must be used to get stalled aid to renters, landlords
July 10, 2021 The Gainesville Sun: Housing affordability crisis.
July 7, 2021 Florida Today: Housing shortage vs. affordability.
July 7, 2021 Orlando Weekly: The YIMBY Act in support of affordable housing
July 6, 2021 The Palm Beach Post: Congress can ease housing crisis.
July 6, 2021 Tampa Bay Times: Yes in my back yard
July 5, 2021 Herald Tribune: Bills would ease affordable housing crisis
July 4, 2021 Orlando Sentinel: Congress can help housing crisis
June 24, 2021 Tampa Bay Times: CDC extends eviction moratorium through July, likely for final time
June 12, 2021 The Ledger: Housing shortage leads to shocking rent increases in Polk's apartment market
May 27, 2021 Orlando Sentinel: How COVID exposed Florida's eviction crisis
May 10, 2021 Sarasota Herald-Tribune: The CDC eviction moratorium could be ending soon, just after rental assistance opened
April 23, 2021 Tampa Bay Times: Coronavirus spotlighted Florida's eviction law. Are changes coming?
April 16, 2021 Sarasota Herald-Tribune: Florida House passes bills to expunge eviction records, which can have long-term effects
February 9, 2021 The Florida Channel: Capitol Update Extended: Housing Eviction Legislation Filed
February 1, 2021 News4Jax: Florida lawmakers seek to slow down evictions
February 1, 2021 Bay News 9: Tampa Bay Area Democratic State Lawmakers Push for Legislation Regarding COVID Evictions
February, 2021 i4 Business Magazine: Hitting Home: FAA Navigates Pandemic Rent Issues, Affordable Housing
January 14, 2021 Orlando Business Journal: Millions of dollars in rent assistance headed to 'harder hit' Orlando
December 23, 2020 Orlando Business Journal: Orlando renters may get rent assistance and extra eviction relief
December 15, 2020 WFSU News: Apartment Association Wants Affordable Housing Trust Fund Used for Rental Assistance
September 17, 2020 WJCT News: Affordable Housing
August 19, 2020 CBS Miami: Coronavirus Hitting Renters, Landlords Particularly Hard
July 27, 2020 WINK News: How unpaid rent impacts the apartment industry
June 17, 2020 Tampa Bay Times: With eviction freeze extension, Florida landlords wonder how they’ll recover lost rent
May 12, 2020 Orlando Business Journal: More Floridians paid rent in May than in April. Here’s why.
May 6, 2020 Orlando Business Journal: Apartment managers deal with climbing delinquency rates
March 6, 2020 Orlando Sentinel: If you need emotional support from a kangaroo, prove it | Commentary
March 4, 2020 Fox 4: Senate passes bill to prevent false claims from tenants needing service animals.
October 8, 2019 Orlando Sentinel: With Orlando rents averaging $1,217, lawmakers renew push for rent control and tenant protections
September 16, 2019 Florida Trend: Florida Faces Apartment Shortage
September 10, 2019 WUSF News: Florida Faces Apartment Shortage
September 2, 2019 Florida Politics: On affordable housing: Apartments association President Bonnie Smetzer describes lay of the land
August 13, 2019 Orlando Business Journal: Here's how many apartments Florida needs for affordable housing
August 9, 2019 Florida Politics: Apartments associations release their pitch for affordable housing aids
June 18, 2019 The New York Times: People Are Taking Emotional Support Animals Everywhere. States Are Cracking Down.
March 11, 2019 Tampa Bay Times: You say you have an 'emotional support’ animal? This bill says, ‘Not so fast.'