Wednesday, June 7th, 2017 – Wednesday, February 7th, 2018
The Department of Housing and Urban Development's (HUD) Office of Affordable Housing Preservation (OAHP) will again offer the virtual delivery of the Building HOME training series. Each series will include 4 weekly 2-hour sessions on Wednesdays from 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Eastern time followed with a one hour office hour session on Thursday to review homework and answer questions related to that week's materials. This course is a prerequisite for all other HOME topical courses. Participants will become familiar with all program activities, including homeowner and homebuyer, rental housing, tenant-based rental assistance, and Community Housing Development Organization (CHDO) activities.
Four sessions of this program are currently being offered: the first is June 7-28, 2017 (register); the second is September 6-27, 2017 (register); the third is October 25, 2017-November 15, 2017 (register); and the fourth is January 17, 2018-February 7, 2018 (registration not yet available, save the date).
Thursday, November 30th, 2017 – Thursday, November 30th, 2017
This half-day course examines the requirements for the use, retention and release of records kept by municipalities and their oursourced agencies providing affordable housing services in the course of the administration of affordable units. The course also reviews the Open Public Records Act requirements and compliance.
Wednesday, December 6th, 2017 – Wednesday, December 6th, 2017
This one-day seminar will cover topics including communication skills, emotional intelligence, and conflict resolution. Situations that affect affordable housing professionals will be discussed.
Friday, December 8th, 2017
Register now for AHPNJ's Holiday Party! This is a members-only event that includes lunch, networking, and an affordable housing update. Submit the registration form (below in the purple box and make sure to click "Submit") and see bottom of page for payment options. If you're not a member yet and would like to attend then become one today – memberships begun now will be good through December 2018. Please become a member before registering for the event, thank you!
Purchase Order: This option is for individuals needing to pay with a municipal purchase order. To request an invoice please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please mail your purchase order (AHPNJ c/o Wendy Brown, 29 N. Day St., Orange, NJ 07050) AND scan and email your PO to email@example.com.
Check: Please make checks payable to Affordable Housing Professionals of New Jersey and mail to: AHPNJ c/o Wendy Brown, 29 N. Day St., Orange, NJ 07050
Tuesday, December 12th, 2017 – Tuesday, December 12th, 2017
This full-day course provides guidance for Administrative Agents when qualifying applicants for affordable housing. It provides an overview of the regulations and the procedures for the qualification process, including what to look for when starting a new project and requirements for qualification in the Uniform Housing Affordability Controls. Students benefit from hands-on experience and thoughtful advice from seasoned Administrative Agents.