Linn-Benton RHA

Applications and Screening

  • April 21, 2021
  • 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  • Webinar



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Linn-Benton Rental Housing Assoc.


Applications and Screening

 Wednesday, April 21, 2021 

11 to 1 p.m.

Your Webinar Instructor:  Tia Politi

Select the right tenant and your job is easy; choose unwisely and your job is a nightmare. This class teaches you the best practices in screening applicants:

  • Fair Housing requirements
  • Prohibited considerations in screening
  • Creating screening criteria and policies
  • Spotting inaccurate information
  • Asking the right questions
  • Documentation requirements and provable income
  • The HUD Memo
  • Screening fees
  • Inability to verify information
  • Application denial
  • Reasonable accommodation for former addicts, alcoholics, victims of domestic violence
  • Reasonable Modification of dwelling unit
  • Reasonable accommodation for assistance animals
  • Record-keeping

By the end of this class, attendees should be able to understand how to create and apply screening criteria, how to create policies and procedures, and how to fairly process and evaluate applicants for rental housing. Attendees will learn how to apply Fair Housing requirements, prohibited considerations, screening fees, and when and how to make exceptions to policies, how to address issues of reasonable accommodation or modification.

LBRHA Members  $30

Active Oregon Rental Housing Assoc. Members $30

Non-Members $45

must be paid by April 19th.

Date:  April 21, 2021

Time:  11 to 1 p.m.

Where:   Webinar

Webinar Requirements: High Speed Internet,Computer, Laptop,  Tablet or Smart Phone with audio

2 Continuing Education Credits

Please Register by April 19th

any question or concerns call 541-224-8172

PO Box 2287  Corvallis, OR 97339

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