Fair Housing Center of West Michigan

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May 21, 2018 - City of Wyoming Seminar for Rental Property Owners & Housing Professionals

9:00 am to 12:00 pm - The Wyoming Senior Center, located at 2380 DeHoop Avenue, SW.

Join us for this FREE TRAINING OPPORTUNITY for Wyoming landlords, rental agents, property management personnel, real estate agents, residents and others. This educational seminar is sponsored by the Wyoming Community Development Department and the Rental Property Owners Association. The 3-hour training seminar is designed to provide practical, up-to-date information to assist housing professionals in their daily compliance with fair housing laws, and also provide information on local agencies/resources who address various housing-related needs. Download this form to learn more and register.  You may also call the Wyoming Parks & Recreation Dept. to register at (616) 530-3164. Please register by May 14, 2018.

Speaker Topics Include:
DON’T BREAK THE LAW - WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW AS A LANDLORD RELATIVE TO SECTION 8
City of Wyoming Public Housing Commission
FAIR HOUSING PRACTICES UPDATE – WHAT ARE YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES & HOW ARE YOU AFFECTED?
Fair Housing Center of West Michigan
CITY OF WYOMING RENTAL INSPECTIONS PROGRAM UPDATE – WHAT ARE THE PROPOSED ORDINANCES RELATIVE TO MULTI-FAMILY DWELLLINGS & RENTAL INSPECTIONS FOR MANUFACTURED HOUSING?
City of Wyoming Building Inspections Department

 

 

Who Should Attend Fair Housing Training?

Members of the housing industry can undertand their rights and responsibilities under law, thus preventing possible violations. Social service agencies can assure that their clients receive equal treatment under fair housing law through understanding and identifying housing discrimination. Community members can help promote diverse, open communities by being aware of discrimination and working with the Fair Housing Center to address it, or by volunteering as a tester.

Training topics include:

  • Services provided by the Fair Housing Center
  • Housing discrimination, including current examples
  • Federal, State and Local Fair Housing Laws
  • 11 Protected Classes Under Law
  • Application of Fair Housing Law
  • Equal Housing Opportunity Logos and Publisher's Statement
  • Fair Housing Tester Training

To schedule a fair housing training for your organization, call the Fair Housing Center at (616) 451-2980 or email: contact-us@fhcwm.org.


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20 Hall Street SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49507

Phone: 616-451-2980
Toll-free: 866-389-FAIR
Fax: 616-451-2657

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