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Whether you are looking for the latest trends and issues, current education opportunities, or answers to your legal questions, this page can help connect you to the right resources. Explore the following links to learn more about this exciting industry.
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News and Media
Several professional organizations produce wonderful industry publications featuring the latest trends and issues. Click on the images to be directed to the most current issues:
Education and Research
Professional organizations frequently offer education opportunities including courses, materials, conferences, webinars, and more.
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Produced by the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM), this brochure provides a great introduction to what real estate management is, who does it, and how to get involved. IREM provides a detailed breakdown of median salaries for various market segments and positions, and even provides an analysis of salary differences for CPM designees.
A collaboration between the National Multi Housing Council and the National Apartment Association, We Live Here sets out to understand the economic impact that apartments (5+ units) have on their respective markets. Their visual representations of the data makes it easy to learn how people, jobs, and dollars are impacted by this industry. Use the Apartment Community Estimator to see the impact in your state. Or, launch the Animated Feature to see national statistics.
The Institute of Real Estate Management publishes a number of industry resources including college textbooks, income/expense analysis reports, research statistics, compensation studies, and white papers on topics like leadership and critical thinking.
Sometimes the answers to your questions involve laws, statutes, or regulations. Below are links to some of the common resources referenced for property management and real estate professionals.
Real Estate Commission – Professional licensing including salesperson and broker.
Alaska Uniform Residential Landlord Tenant Act – The state regulations regarding residential lease agreements.
Municipality of Anchorage: Public Parcel Search – Review assessment values and taxes for property in the Municipality limits.
Matanuska Susitna Borough Real Property Search – Review assessment values and taxes for property in the Mat-Su Borough.
CourtView Justice Solutions – Review public court records for cases filed in Alaska.
Anchorage, AK Code of Ordinances – Review Anchorage Municipal Code including the current version of Title 21 – Land Use Planning.
AK Sex Offender/Child Kidnapper Registry – Screen for registered offenders by searching the state database during the application process.
Lead-Based Paint Pamphlet – Homes built prior to 1978 should have the following pamphlet provided when leased,
sold, or renovated.
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) - HUD’s mission is to create strong, sustainable, inclusive communities and quality affordable homes for all.
Fair Housing Act of 1968 – Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968 legislations defines protected classes and details illegal discrimination in the rental or sale of housing.
Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) - Prohibits discrimination and ensures equal opportunity for persons with disabilities in employment, State and local government services, public accommodations, commercial facilities, and transportation.