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).
Wednesday, June 28th, 2017 – Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
The Affordable Housing Professionals of New Jersey, in collaboration with the New Jersey Chapter of the American Planning Association, is hosting a timely symposium on effective affordable housing administration at the Metro Top Plaza in South Iselin, NJ on June 28th. The symposium will feature a panel discussion with experts on topics including:
- The status and implications of municipal affordable housing obligations court cases;
- Applying 2017 income limits and rent increases;
- Changes in funding for Supportive Housing
- Administrative Agent challenges in qualifying tenants
- Pros and cons of 100% Affordable Development
- How to find Emergency Housing
- How to handle undocumented applicants
- Best practices in serving very low income applicants
- How and when to extend expiring use controls
American Planning Association AICP Certification Maintenance credits and Supreme Court of NJ Board on Continuing Legal Education credits are both pending.
Registration fees: $65/AHPNJ or NJAPA members, $100/non-AHPNJ and non-NJAPA members. Registration fee includes light breakfast and hot lunch.
Registration policies: Advance registration is required, no walk-ins. No refunds.
Agenda for June 28th:
9:30am-10:00am: Sign-in, Networking & Continental Breakfast
10:00am-12:00pm: Panel discussion on affordable housing administration best practices
12:00pm-12:30pm: Buffet and Lunch Discussion
12:30pm-2:00pm: Afternoon Panel: Group Therapy – Bring your questions, get suggestions and support from experienced housing professionals
Register here! Online registration will apply to all attendees whether paying online, by check, or with a purchase order. Space is limited so register soon!