City Hosts Fair Housing Seminar

Posted on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 | Press & Media, News & Announcements

The City of Wyoming will host a seminar for rental property owners and housing professionals on Monday, May 20 from 9am to noon.

Free and open to the public, the City of Wyoming invites residents to learn more about housing-related topics. The seminar will take place in the Wyoming Senior Center Community Room, 2380 DeHoop Ave. SW.

Designed for Wyoming landlords, rental agents, property management personnel, real estate agents and residents, the three-hour training seminar will provide practical, up-to-date information to assist housing professionals in their daily compliance with fair housing laws, and provide information on local agencies and resources who address various housing-related needs.

Topics and speakers include:

  • HAP Contracts vs. Lease Agreements – what you need to know as a landlord relative to Section 8” will be presented by the City of Wyoming Public Housing Commission
  • “Fair housing practices update – what are your responsibilities & how are you affected?” will be presented by the Fair Housing Center of West Michigan
  • “City of Wyoming rental inspections program update – Including Manufactured Housing inspections” will be presented by the City of Wyoming Building Inspections Department

The Rental Property Owners Association and Wyoming Building Inspections Department will be available after the sessions to answer any questions. To register, please call 616.530.3164.

A continental breakfast will be served. Seminar completion certificates will be provided upon completion. The educational seminar is sponsored by the Wyoming Community Development Department and the Rental Property Owners Association.

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