Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Why Rent From a TAPA Member?

Only property owners qualify for TAPA membership. TAPA members are experienced owners that work with the local community, Temple University and the City of Philadelphia to provide safe and affordable off campus housing to Temple Students

Are there standards that TAPA members must comply with?

TAPA members are expected to comply with all Zoning and License and Inspection Regulations. TAPA members are regularly updated on changes in city and state codes concerning real estate issues that affect students and landlords.

Will students be able to use TAPA to resolve landlord/Tenant disputes?

TAPA encourages its members to resolve tenant issues through discussion and compromise. Resolution of disputes must come from the parties involved. TAPA has no legal authority to compel either the landlord or tenant to take specific actions.