Fair Housing: What Everyone Should Know.

Paul-Flogstad
Speaker: Paul Flogstad
Owner at Property Management Solutions
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Duration: 90 Minutes
Product Code: 300240
Level: Intermediate
Key Take Away

This fair housing act training webinar will give you the tools needed so that you may be in compliance and not be subject to the ramifications of a fair housing investigation by HUD.

Overview

The entire fair housing training webinar will be covering all aspects of fair housing. The goal is for the attendee to learn all about fair housing so that they will be completely informed on all the housing discrimination laws, rules, regulations and penalties involved so they may be in compliance. This will include the “basics” as well as delve into the various specialized topics that come up.

why should you attend

Fair housing violations can cost upwards of $100,000. We will give you the tools needed so that you may be in compliance and not be subject to the ramifications of a fair housing investigation by HUD.

Areas Covered in this Webinar
  • Basic Fair Housing training for owner, managers, and the public
  • Fair Housing for maintenance staff
  • Reasonable accommodation
  • Recent cases
  • Assistance animals
  • Latest rulings from HUD concerning:
  • VAWA
  • Criminal background check
  • Limited English proficiency
  • Harassment
  • Non-smoking

Learning Objectives
  • Learn all about Fair Housing 
  • Be completely informed on all the rules, regulations and penalties involved 
  • How to be in compliance

Who Will Benefit
  • Property Managers
  • Property owners
  • Maintenance Staff
  • Leasing consultants
  • Housing Authority Staff
  • Auditors
  • Attorneys
  • Law Enforcement
  • Tenant Associations
  • Board of director members of condo association boards
Speakers Profile
Paul Flogstad

Paul Flogstad has been involved in the real estate industry for over 38 years, including sales, construction, project management, appraisal, property management, consulting, and training.

Through his consulting company, Property Management Solutions, Paul provides training and consulting services nationwide to owners, management companies, multi-housing associations, as well as state and federal agencies.

Paul specializes in fair housing issues and has developed fair housing and outreach programs for governmental agencies and seminars that he presents to property management companies, apartment associations, and the general public nationwide. As a consultant to the State of South Dakota, Paul developed a ground-breaking fair housing awareness program that makes use of an ombudsman concept, which has proven effective in dealing with discrimination and landlord/tenant issues.

Paul holds numerous professional property management designations and currently holds the prestigious RHM designation from the National Center for Housing Management.

Paul was previously Vice President of the South Dakota Multi-Housing Association, Vice Chairman of the Minnehaha County Housing and Redevelopment Commission, and Chairman of the Sioux Falls Property Appeals Board. 

In 2009, he received the Outstanding Educator of the Year award from the South Dakota Multi-Housing Association.

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