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IRO- July Meeting


Friday, July 23, 2021
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (CDT)
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Category: Member Meetings

Topic: Understanding the Benefits of Utilizing the TAA Residential Lease

Join Our Zoom Meeting: https://zoom.us/j/91461405037  

Program Speaker(s): Supriya Sriraman, Dawn Waye

Join two successful industry operators; Supriya Sriraman, Founder and CEO Redbrix Property Group, and Dawn Waye, Founder and President of CityGate Property Group for an interactive presentation regarding the TAA Lease Contract. Their experience will help you to better understand the many benefits of utilizing the TAA Residential Lease Contract.  This document is the foundation of the relationship with your residents and a strong reason why all operators of rental properties need to understand the benefits and protections that it offers to all Independent Rental Owners.

 We will discuss:

  • TAA Lease recognitions in municipalities and what it means to you.
  • How the TAA Lease offers a higher degree of protection for your investment. 
  • Highlight Lease Paragraphs that will give attendees practical ways to manage your asset. 
  • How the TAA Residential Lease sets the guidelines for much more than paying rent and behavior, learn your additional rights as a result of this program. 

Dawn Waye, President, CityGate Group

With over 20 plus years in the multi-family industry, Dawn’s experience is well-rounded and multi-faceted, built upon her passion for marketing, training, asset management, business development and operation of all asset types. Dawn joined the real estate business at 18, starting as a receptionist for Ferland Corporation in Rhode Island. After years of enhancing her knowledge and passion for the industry, Dawn joined a development and asset management firm focused on tax credit and multi-use, high-rise new construction. Dawn was hired as an Investment Manager at Pinnacle Properties to oversee the renovation and lease-up of a mixed-use, historical tax credit development in downtown Dallas.

After joining Knightvest Management as the Vice President of Operations, she was afforded the opportunity to purchase the third-party business and founded City Gate Property Group. Dawn holds brokers licenses in Texas, Oklahoma, and Rhode Island, as wells as a national CPM Designation. As a leader in her industry, she provides our clients, vendors, and residents a voice at the local, state, and national level through legislative advocacy. Dawn has sat on panels representing the industry and her entrepreneurial spirit is embraced by all her colleagues.

Supriya Sriraman, Founder and CEO of Redbrix Property Group

After 20 years of working in Engineering and Senior Management positions at various technology companies, Supriya turned her focus to real estate and joined Lifestyles Unlimited, an education and mentoring group for real estate investors. Her extensive experience in leadership, project and program management, combined with her analytical and problem-solving skills have brought her success in the real estate field. In 2017 she founded Redbrix Property Group a real estate company that focuses on asset management and property management. She strives for excellence in everything she does and is the recipient of local and national awards in real estate.

Supriya is currently the chair of the Independent Rental Owners (IRO) at the Apartment Association of Greater Dallas. She holds a Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering  from Osmania University, in India. She has two Master of Science degrees, in Civil Engineering and in Computer Science, from Texas A&M University.  She has also earned her Independent Rental Owner Professional (IROP) and other designations through the National Apartment Association. In 2019, the National Apartment Association awarded her the Independent Rental Owner of the Year. In 2020, she was awarded the Independent Rental Owner of the Year, at the local level, from the Apartment Association of Greater Dallas.