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Nearly 1,100 Local School Children Celebrate the Season at NJAA Charitable Fund’s 17th Annual Holiday Party

Nearly 1,100 children from local communities were treated to a day of fun, food and festivities as the New Jersey Apartment Association (NJAA) Charitable Fund recently hosted its 17th Annual Children’s Holiday Party.

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Nichole F. LoPresti Joins NJAA as Senior Vice-President of Government Affairs and Special Events

The New Jersey Apartment Association, the premier trade association representing the Garden State's multi-family housing industry, has announced that Nichole F. LoPresti of Marlton, N.J. has joined the organization as senior vice-president of government affairs and special events. LoPresti comes to NJAA with more than a decade of government affairs experience.

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New Jersey Apartment Association Announces David H. Brogan as New Executive Director

The New Jersey Apartment Association (NJAA), the premier trade association representing the Garden State’s multi-family housing industry, has announced the appointment of David H. Brogan as its new executive director and executive vice-president of government affairs and business development.

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NJAA Celebrates Excellence in Multi-Family Rental Housing at 2014 Garden State Awards

A record-setting crowd of more than 640 multi-family rental housing industry leaders and guests honored their best and brightest as the New Jersey Apartment Association (NJAA) hosted its 21st annual Garden State Awards of Excellence on October 30, 2014 at The Hilton East Brunswick Hotel. Guests embraced this year’s “1920s Soiree” theme, donning pinstriped suits and beads and boas as they celebrated the outstanding accomplishments of NJAA’s member companies and their professionals.

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New Jersey Apartment Association Hosts 11th Annual NJAA PAC Reception

Assemblywomen L. Grace Spencer (D-Essex) and Caroline Casagrande (R-Monmouth) led a panel discussion on politics and the multi-family rental housing industry as the New Jersey Apartment Association hosted its 11th Annual Political Action Committee (NJAA PAC) Reception on October 7 at the Crestmont Country Club in West Orange, N.J.

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NJAA Announces Leadership Changes: David Brogan to Serve as Executive Director

The New Jersey Apartment Association (NJAA) is known as the premier trade association representing the multifamily housing industry in New Jersey. In order to increase the reach and impact of the NJAA and enhance the value of the association to our members, the Executive Board has decided to move in a new leadership direction. Therefore, the Executive Board is pleased to announce that it has hired David Brogan as our Executive Director & Executive Vice President of Government Affairs and Business Development.

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New Jersey Apartment Association Members Hit the Links to Support Local Youth

The New Jersey Apartment Association (NJAA) Charitable Fund, Inc. recently hosted its Annual Golf Outing at the Crestmont Country Club in West Orange, N.J. The sold-out event offered the more than 160 participants a day of friendly competition, non-stop networking and ideal golf weather.

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New Jersey Apartment Association Announces Finalists for 2014 Garden State Awards of Excellence

The New Jersey Apartment Association (NJAA) has announced the finalists for its 2014 Annual Garden State Awards of Excellence. In its 21st year, this annual program recognizes the outstanding accomplishments of NJAA’s multi-family rental housing member companies and their professionals.

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NJAA Submits Amicus Brief in Appeal of Hamilton Twp. (Atlantic Co.) Licensing Ordinance

The NJAA petitioned the Appellate Division of the Superior Court to join as an amicus curiae in support of the appellant in Timber Glen vs. Township of Hamilton (Atlantic County). The apartment firm, Timber Glen, is asking the court to invalidate Hamilton’s apartment licensing scheme as impermissible under state laws enabling municipalities to adopt licensure ordinances.

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NJAA Charitable Fund to Host Annual Golf Outing at Crestmont Country Club

The New Jersey Apartment Association (NJAA) Charitable Fund, Inc. will host its Annual Golf Outing on Monday, September 8, 2014 at the Crestmont Country Club, 750 Eagle Rock Avenue in West Orange.

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NJAA Submits Formal Comments Objecting to Proposed Increase in BHI 5-Year Inspection Fees

The NJAA submitted formal comments in advance of the August 1st filing deadline opposing a proposed increase in fees for the BHI 5-Year Inspection. The Department of Community Affairs (DCA) is proposing to increase a number of fees that support code enforcement and other activities within the Division of Codes & Standards.

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NJAA Submits Formal Comments Objecting to COAH Third Round Regulations

The NJAA submitted comments in advance of the August 1st filing deadline opposing the proposed revisions to the Council on Affordable Housing (COAH) Third Round regulations. The New Jersey Supreme Court had ordered COAH to adopt regulations mirroring the previous rounds' methodology, however, the current proposal deviates significantly from the prior round methodology.

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N.J. Supreme Court Ruling is Key Victory for Brownfield Redevelopment; NJAA Participated as Amicus Curiae

The New Jersey Apartment Association, as amicus curiae, filed a brief and participated in oral argument last April in the matter of Magic Petroleum Corp. v. Exxonmobil Corp., 2011 WL 3047808 (App. Div. July 26, 2011).

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Senate Committee Releases NJAA Supported Legislation Providing Standards for Mold Remediation

On Monday, July 21st, the Senate Environment Committee met in Toms River to hold a special summertime session concurrent with the Assembly Environment Committee.

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New Jersey Apartment Association’s Maintenance Mania Winner, David Berryman, Represents Northeast Region at National Competition

Maintenance professionals from across the country faced off recently at the National Apartment Association’s (NAA) 2014 Maintenance Mania® competition at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, Colorado.

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New Jersey Apartment Association Names 2014 Legislative Award Recipients

The New Jersey Apartment Association (NJAA) is the recognized voice for professional multi-family rental housing providers at the State House in Trenton, advocating year-round on key policy issues that impact the industry.

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Eight Students Named Scholarship Recipients by NJAA Charitable Fund

The NJAA Charitable Fund, Inc., has announced that seven students from New Jersey and one Pennsylvania student are the recipients of a total of $20,000 in college scholarships for the 2014 – 2015 academic year.

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NJAA’S 25th Annual Convention And Expo Provides A Forum For Professional And Business Development

New Jersey’s multi-family housing industry came out in force for two and a half days of learning and developing new business opportunities at the New Jersey Apartment Association (NJAA)’s 25th Annual Conference and Expo at the Atlantic City Convention Center and the Borgata Casino & Spa in Atlantic City, N.J.

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NJAA Charitable Fund Designates American Red Cross And Community Hope To Receive Donations

The NJAA Charitable Fund, Inc. announced that it will make donations to two organizations that have a long history of serving New Jersey’s multi-family housing industry and residents throughout the state. The American Red Cross and Community Hope’s Hope for Veterans® program will each receive $15,000, which the Charitable Fund raised in 2013 through a variety of events and activities.

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New Jersey Apartment Association to Host 25th Annual Conference and Expo

The New Jersey Apartment Association (NJAA) will host its 25th Annual Conference and Expo from Monday, May 19 through Wednesday, May 21, 2014, at the Atlantic City Convention Center and the Borgata Casino & Spa in Atlantic City, N.J. More than 1,500 property owners, managers, builders, leasing agents, maintenance professionals and vendors are expected to attend the premier trade show for New Jersey’s multi-family housing industry.

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Multi-Family Maintenance Professionals From Across New Jersey Compete at NJAA’s 6th Annual Maintenance Mania

The grueling winter may have placed considerable demands on their time and energy, but that did not stop dozens of New Jersey’s multi-family maintenance professionals from facing off in a series of challenges designed to test their skill, speed and agility.

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NJAA Testifies Before Governor’s Cabinet at South & North Jersey Sandy Recovery/Relief Public Hearings

NJAA offers suggestions at two separate public field hearings at reforms that would help maximize the use of federal Hurricane Sandy recovery dollars that were committed to New Jersey to aid in its recovery.

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New Jersey Apartment Association to Host 6th Annual Maintenance Mania Competition

The New Jersey Apartment Association (NJAA) will host its 6th Annual Maintenance Mania competition on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 at the new state-of-the-art Collins Arena at Brookdale Community College in Lincroft, N.J.

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NJAA Names William Dailey President at Annual Membership Meeting

The New Jersey Apartment Association (NJAA) swore in William Dailey of CIS Management, Inc, as president during its annual membership meeting on Wednesday, January 22, 2014. More than 200 association members attended the event, which was held at The Imperia in Somerset, N.J.

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Senate Approves Compromise on Tenant Recovery of Attorney's Fees; NJAA-Secured Key Amendments

On January 9th the State Senate voted 27-11 to approve Assembly changes to S-2018, and send the bill on to the Governor’s desk. The bill would allow residential tenants to seek attorney’s fees when they prevail in a legal action against the owner.

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