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  • Credit Card Surcharges

    OCCC further clarifies its position on credit card “surcharges”

    In late August, the state Office of Consumer Credit Commissioner (OCCC) reaffirmed to the Texas Apartment Association that businesses accepting credit cards as a payment method cannot charge any additional fees to consumers for using a credit card, except in very Handing-Over-Credit-Card limited circumstances. In March, the OCCC issued a bulletin stating its views of how merchants (and property owners/operators) may comply with the Texas statute that bans credit card “surcharges.”

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  • AAGD serving all of north Texas since 1959

    Communicate Educate Legislate

    The Apartment Association of Greater Dallas (AAGD) is made up of a wide variety of businesses, including the rental property owners and management companies, with more than 1,930 properties representing over 495,000 units in the eleven counties in the north Texas area, as well as 645 companies that provide professional services and quality products to the property owners and management companies.

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  • AAGD Fall Membership Drive

    September 1st to November 30th

    The AAGD Fall Membership Drive “Ride On with AAGD - the road starts here and the journey never ends!” started September 1st and will continue through November 30th. Our goal is to recruit 100 new members including owners, properties, and products and services suppliers. This is a great opportunity to give back to the Association. Please join us for this year's Drive! Great cash prizes and recognition for the recruiters.

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