Friday, March 23rd, 2018 – Thursday, March 29th, 2018
This two-day foundation course defines affordable housing programs, covering topics such as the history of housing policy, laws, regulations and court cases relative to affordable housing, and their impact on housing availability. Students are familiarized with programs, funding sources, regulatory entities, rules and regulations related to the evolution of affordable housing.
Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018 – Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018
This class was originally scheduled for March 13, 2018 and has been rescheduled to April 3, 2018 at a *NEW* location (Robbinsville Municipal Building).
Registration is currently closed.
Monday, April 9th, 2018 – Wednesday, April 11th, 2018
The National Community Reinvestment Coalition will host the Just Economy Conference a wide range of sessions on community organizing, housing, access to capital and credit, workforce and community development, fair lending, and business development will be offered.
Friday, April 20th, 2018 – Friday, April 20th, 2018
This half-day session centers on discrimination in housing, including state and federal legislation. It discusses who can be penalized, how disabilities are defined, what are reasonable accommodations, and what policies and procedures should be established and followed. The Fair Housing complaint process is also reviewed.
Thursday, May 10th, 2018 – Thursday, May 10th, 2018
This one-day course provides a basic overview of the required steps necessary for determining “eligibility” to buy or rent an affordable housing unit. It reviews common components including determining household size, calculating income and assets, verifying information, comparing to posted limits, etc. It includes information on various program types with different funding mechanisms.