Saturday, May 12th, 2018 – Saturday, May 12th, 2018
Nontraditional development opportunities for housing authorities and redevelopment agencies are explored in this one-day course, including housing provided under the state’s Mount Laurel requirements. Strategies for developing housing within a wide range of areas are discussed, and the household income levels established by various federal and state programs are described. Specific attention is given to “how-to” tips for establishing and working with nonprofit corporations.
Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018 – Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
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.
Friday, June 8th, 2018 – Friday, June 8th, 2018
This course provides students with an understanding of how residential units are decided and placed in the community. Students understand how sites are determined, current guidelines determining affordable housing obligations, the roles of the Planning Board and Governing Body, how to work with developers and Affordable Housing Commissions, and how to read site plans to identify affordable housing components.
Wednesday, June 13th, 2018 – Wednesday, June 13th, 2018
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.
Thursday, June 14th, 2018 – Thursday, June 14th, 2018
Want to improve productivity, avoid senseless ideas, and make intelligent decisions? Expand your mind to new models of thinking that will lead the way to creative ideas and innovative solutions. In this interactive and engaging session, participants will learn about 'mental models' and how to use strategies to train your mind to think differently.