If you notify a tenant that the rent is going up, that is an example of apprise.
transitive verb-·prised′ or -·prized′, -·pris′ing or -·priz′ing
Origin of apprisefrom French appris, past participle of apprendre, to teach, inform from Classical Latin apprehendere, apprehend
transitive verbap·prised, ap·pris·ing, ap·pris·es
Origin of appriseFrench apprendre appris- from Old French aprendre to learn from Latin apprehendere, apprēndere ; see apprentice .
(third-person singular simple present apprises, present participle apprising, simple past and past participle apprised)