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February 2019

WORKSHOP- Preparing for SHIP Monitoring

February 12, 2019 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wells Fargo Historic Springfield Community Learning Center, 1601 N. Main Street, 2nd Floor
Jacksonville, FL 32206

REGISTER Have you received notice that a Florida Housing Finance Corporation Monitor will soon conduct a compliance review of your SHIP program? Don’t get nervous—get prepared. This workshop will report results from an analysis of recent monitoring reports to help you prepare. Learn about the program details that SHIP monitors focus their attention on during their review of a SHIP jurisdiction. This may help you achieve the best outcome from your next monitoring visit. The training will outline SHIP rule…

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WEBINAR- Property Manager Series, Part 2: Marketing, Policies, Fair Housing and More

February 25, 2019 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

REGISTER This is the second part of a two-part webinar for multifamily property managers. It builds on the first by providing training on special topics, including conducting tenant selection on a case by case basis for homeless and special needs households. Presenters will address screening in versus screening out households with special needs, disabilities, and histories of homelessness. Learn about working with support services agencies to facilitate access.

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March 2019

WEBINAR- Preparing for a SHIP Monitoring Visit

March 4, 2019 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

REGISTER This webinar details the process and items that SHIP monitors focus their attention on during their review of a SHIP jurisdiction. This will help local governments be prepared for and achieve the best outcome from the next monitoring visit. Get prepared by reviewing an analysis of recent monitoring reports. The training will outline SHIP rule compliance, as well as Florida Housing Finance Corporation’s options for addressing non-compliance issues. Beyond discussing mere compliance, this training will help local governments perform…

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WORKSHOP- The Predevelopment Process

March 13, 2019 - 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
United Women’s Club of Lakeland, 1515 Williamsburg Square
Lakeland, Florida 33803

REGISTER Predevelopment is one of the most important components of housing development. This training provides guidance to nonprofit organizations on predevelopment activities and due diligence necessary prior to the development of affordable housing units. The workshop complements the Affordable Housing Funding Sources workshop. Presenters will cover site acquisition, construction/design, zoning, budgeting and other elements of the predevelopment process. Workshop presenters will discuss the Florida Housing Finance Corporation’s Predevelopment Loan Program requirements and will walk through the process for obtaining a loan.…

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WEBINAR- Managing SHIP in Rural Communities

March 18, 2019 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

REGISTER This webinar is designed for staff from rural communities that receive the minimum SHIP allocation. The presenters will offer suggestions on how to run an efficient assistance program with limited staff. Review possible benefits of an affordable housing advisory committee. Learn about common pitfalls to avoid and the roles of community partners and leveraged funds. A presenter from USDA Rural Development will offer examples of how they can be a seamless partner with SHIP to help buyers.

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