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Death of a Resident

Join MAHMA and Bill Willis of Willis Law as he discusses current legal topics facing affordable housing.

Abandonment of a Unit

Medical Marijuana

Assistance Animals

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Cancellation Policy: All cancellations must be sent to MAHMA in writing at least five business days prior to the event.  Substitutions are accepted.  No shows will be billed.

Price: $119.00

Date: August 14, 2019

Available Spaces: 33

Basic HUD Occupancy Webinar - Part I of 2

For newly hired managers or those with no HUD experience as well as those needing a refresher course on the basics and the latest updates. This course covers eligibility requirements, the application process, resident selection and wait list, calculating and verifying income and allowances, annual and interim adjustments, and best practices. Mini-quizzes and case studies are included to reinforce the learning. Students will need a current copy of the 4350.3 Rev.1

All Times are Eastern

MAHMA CANCELLATION POLICY: All cancellations must be submitted in writing five business days in advance. Substitutions are permitted. No shows will be billed.

10% discount for 4 or more registrants.

All non-members must pre-pay.

Price: $69.00

Date: August 22, 2019

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Basic HUD Occupancy Webinar - Part II

For newly hired managers or those with no HUD experience as well as those needing a refresher course on the basics and the latest updates. This course covers eligibility requirements, the application process, resident selection and wait list, calculating and verifying income and allowances, annual and interim adjustments, and best practices. Mini-quizzes and case studies are included to reinforce the learning. Students will need a current copy of the 4350.3 Rev.1

All Times are Eastern

MAHMA CANCELLATION POLICY: All cancellations must be submitted in writing five business days in advance. Substitutions are permitted. No shows will be billed.

10% discount for 4 or more registrants.

All non-members must pre-pay.

Price: $69.00

Date: August 27, 2019

Available Spaces: Unlimited

EIV Compliance

Must you print and maintain your UAAF for each user?  How often are you printing your EIV Income discrepancy reports?  Does your policy and procedure document cover the use of the No Income Reported on the 50059 Report?  This session will focus on the HUD compliance aspects of using EIV.  The training will be led by a Contract Administrator representative and provide the vantage point of what the CA is looking for while reviewing EIV compliance at your next MOR.

Topics to be covered include:

  • Security record keeping requirements
  • Policy and procedure record keeping requirements
  • Master file reports
  • Tenant file reports
  • Required follow-Up activities on identified discrepancies
  • Additional resources

 

Cancellation Policy: All cancellations must be sent to MAHMA in writing at least five business days prior to the event.  Substitutions are accepted.  No shows will be billed.

Price: $179.00

Date: September 18, 2019

Available Spaces: 28

Low Income Housing Tax Credit Fundamentals & Advanced - Detroit, MI

The two-day course will complete the 12 hour education requirement to sit for the Specialist in Housing Credit Management Exam.

LIHTC Fundamentals Course Description

What You’ll Learn

• Six Key Requirements for Managing a LIHTC Property
• Complete review of the major players and governing documents & project info
• Determining maximum incomes, maximum rents and utility allowances
• Qualifying Residents & Income Certifications: Determining household composition, processing an application, verifying income and assets, calculating household income & assets, and the full time student rule.
• Ongoing Compliance: lease requirements, move ins, recertifications, transfers, special rules for live in care attendants, changes in household composition, layering of programs, file maintenance, and compliance monitoring
LIHTC Advanced Course Description

What You’ll Learn

• LIHTC Allocations & determining the value of the LIHTC
• Project set-asides, eligible basis, applicable fractions and qualified basis, credit percentages, treatment of exempt units
• Critical time periods, First year of the credit period – lease up and acquisition-rehabs
• Advanced rent & fee issues
• IRS Forms & correcting non-compliance
• Unit Vacancy Rule & Available Unit Rule
• Combining LIHTC w/ other programs

MAHMA CANCELLATION POLICY: All cancellations must be submitted in writing five business days in advance. Substitutions are permitted. No shows will be billed.

All non-members must pre-pay.

Price: $389.00

Date: September 25, 2019

Available Spaces: 31

Low Income Housing Tax Credit Fundamentals - Detroit, MI

What You’ll Learn

• Six Key Requirements for Managing a LIHTC Property
• Complete review of the major players and governing documents & project info
• Determining maximum incomes, maximum rents and utility allowances
• Qualifying Residents & Income Certifications: Determining household composition, processing an application, verifying income and assets, calculating household income & assets, and the full time student rule.
• Ongoing Compliance: lease requirements, move ins, recertifications, transfers, special rules for live in care attendants, changes in household composition, layering of programs, file maintenance, and compliance monitoring

MAHMA CANCELLATION POLICY: All cancellations must be submitted in writing to MAHMA five days prior to the event.  Substitutions are permitted.  No shows will be billed.

All non-members must pre-pay.

Price: $249.00

Date: September 25, 2019

Available Spaces: 35

Low Income Housing Tax Credit Advanced - Detroit, MI

What You’ll Learn

• LIHTC Allocations & determining the value of the LIHTC
• Project set-asides, eligible basis, applicable fractions and qualified basis, credit percentages, treatment of exempt units
• Critical time periods, First year of the credit period – lease up and acquisition-rehabs
• Advanced rent & fee issues
• IRS Forms & correcting non-compliance
• Unit Vacancy Rule & Available Unit Rule
• Combining LIHTC w/ other programs

MAHMA CANCELLATION POLICY: All cancellations must be submitted in writing to MAHMA five days prior to the event.  Substitutions are permitted.  No shows will be billed.

All non-members must pre-pay.

Price: $189.00

Date: September 26, 2019

Available Spaces: 35

Specialist in Housing Credit Management Exam - Detroit, MI

The Specialist in Housing Credit Management Exam will be offered in an online format ONLY.  Those wishing to sit for the exam on site will need to bring a lap-top or tablet to the exam.

The Specialist in Housing Credit Management® (SHCM®) certification has been developed by the National Affordable Housing Management Association (NAHMA) especially for management professionals involved with properties developed and operated under the Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program. The SHCM is designed by management professionals for management professionals to ensure they have attained the knowledge, experience and competence required to excel in the housing credit property management industry.

As experienced affordable housing management professionals know, the LIHTC program is the primary production tool for creating new affordable housing properties across every state in the country, and it is also the most important tool for rehabilitating and preserving the nation’s existing stock of aging affordable housing. To maximize their careers, management professionals in the affordable housing industry must be able to demonstrate their experience and expertise in mastering the complex requirements of the LIHTC program. Earning your SHCM enables you to do just that.

The SHCM is offered in association with the National Apartment Association Education Institute (NAAEI) and LeadingAge, formerly the American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging (AAHSA). Click here for press release (PDF).

Development of the SHCM exam was based on an exacting process established for national certification programs to ensure the exam is a reliable and pyschometrically valid testing tool for its subject matter. NAHMA retained a well-respected third-party consultant to assist in this process. For a full report on how the SHCM exam was developed, please click here. The test questions on the SHCM exam will be reviewed and updated on an annual basis.

Learn More

MAHMA CANCELLATION POLICY: All cancellations must be received in writing five business days prior to the event.  Substitutions are accepted.  No shows will be billed.

All non-members must pre-pay.

Price: $150.00

Date: September 26, 2019

Available Spaces: 35

2019 Regional Affordable Housing Conference

Join us in Perrysburg, OH for the annual MAHMA Regional Affordable Housing Conference.

Agenda and details COMING SOON!

Price: $0.00

Date: October 7, 2019

Available Spaces: Unlimited

How to Succeed at Your Management and Occupancy Review (MOR) with EIV - Detroit, MI

This is a half day workshop designed to inform Section 8 assisted properties of the continued HUD requirements and what should be included in your tenant files.  It is designed to update Owners/Agents/Site Staff on the HUD mandates that have been introduced in the past few years.  Some of the topics that will be covered are:

  • Do your tenant files contain all of the required documents and are you compliance with HUD requirements?
  • Have you incorporated the income/asset verification process as outlined in HUD Manual 4350.3 Change 4?
  • What EIV documents are you printing and placing in your tenant files? Are you pulling them and responding to them at the right time?
  • Are you using the current updates all of the required HUD forms?
  • Are you in compliance with the new VAWA requirement?

MAHMA Cancellation Policy:

All cancellations must be submitted to MAHMA in writing no less than 5 business days prior to the event.  Those not honoring reservations will be billed.  Substitutions are accepted.

Billing Policy:

All Non-Members must pre-pay.  MAHMA accepts all major credit cards.  Please call 1-866-242-9472 if you need to request an invoice.  One will not automatically be generated.  All MAHMA members will be invoiced following the training.

Price: $169.00

Date: October 29, 2019

Available Spaces: 35

Submitting Special Claims

This presentation on submitting special claims for your Section 8 Multifamily Project will provide you and your property management staff with the basic skills needed to submit compliant special claims in order to recoup some funds from HUD due to vacancy issues, unpaid rent, and/or tenant damage.  This course will cover project eligibility to submit claims, submission requirements for the different types of claims, relevant documentation that you will need when processing the claim, and the resources that are available to you to help guide you through the process.

 

Cancellation Policy: All cancellations must be sent to MAHMA in writing at least five business days prior to the event.  Substitutions are accepted.  No shows will be billed.

Price: $179.00

Date: October 30, 2019

Available Spaces: 34

Intermediate HUD Occupancy

This course covers 4350.3 Rev 1.  Perfect for those who have basic HUD occupancy knowledge but lack experience and aren't ready to take a certification course such as the CPO or COS.  Also, a great refresher for those who already have these designations but want to brush up their knowledge.

Price: $69.00

Date: November 12, 2019

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Low Income Housing Tax Credit Fundamentals & Advanced - Cleveland, OH

The two-day course will complete the 12 hour education requirement to sit for the Specialist in Housing Credit Management Exam.

LIHTC Fundamentals Course Description

What You’ll Learn

• Six Key Requirements for Managing a LIHTC Property
• Complete review of the major players and governing documents & project info
• Determining maximum incomes, maximum rents and utility allowances
• Qualifying Residents & Income Certifications: Determining household composition, processing an application, verifying income and assets, calculating household income & assets, and the full time student rule.
• Ongoing Compliance: lease requirements, move ins, recertifications, transfers, special rules for live in care attendants, changes in household composition, layering of programs, file maintenance, and compliance monitoring
LIHTC Advanced Course Description

What You’ll Learn

• LIHTC Allocations & determining the value of the LIHTC
• Project set-asides, eligible basis, applicable fractions and qualified basis, credit percentages, treatment of exempt units
• Critical time periods, First year of the credit period – lease up and acquisition-rehabs
• Advanced rent & fee issues
• IRS Forms & correcting non-compliance
• Unit Vacancy Rule & Available Unit Rule
• Combining LIHTC w/ other programs

MAHMA CANCELLATION POLICY: All cancellations must be submitted in writing five business days in advance. Substitutions are permitted. No shows will be billed.

All non-members must pre-pay.

Price: $389.00

Date: November 20, 2019

Available Spaces: 34

Low Income Housing Tax Credit Fundamentals - Cleveland, OH

What You’ll Learn

• Six Key Requirements for Managing a LIHTC Property
• Complete review of the major players and governing documents & project info
• Determining maximum incomes, maximum rents and utility allowances
• Qualifying Residents & Income Certifications: Determining household composition, processing an application, verifying income and assets, calculating household income & assets, and the full time student rule.
• Ongoing Compliance: lease requirements, move ins, recertifications, transfers, special rules for live in care attendants, changes in household composition, layering of programs, file maintenance, and compliance monitoring

MAHMA CANCELLATION POLICY: All cancellations must be submitted in writing to MAHMA five days prior to the event.  Substitutions are permitted.  No shows will be billed.

All non-members must pre-pay.

Price: $249.00

Date: November 20, 2019

Available Spaces: 35

Low Income Housing Tax Credit Advanced - Cleveland, OH

What You’ll Learn

• LIHTC Allocations & determining the value of the LIHTC
• Project set-asides, eligible basis, applicable fractions and qualified basis, credit percentages, treatment of exempt units
• Critical time periods, First year of the credit period – lease up and acquisition-rehabs
• Advanced rent & fee issues
• IRS Forms & correcting non-compliance
• Unit Vacancy Rule & Available Unit Rule
• Combining LIHTC w/ other programs

MAHMA CANCELLATION POLICY: All cancellations must be submitted in writing to MAHMA five days prior to the event.  Substitutions are permitted.  No shows will be billed.

All non-members must pre-pay.

Price: $189.00

Date: November 21, 2019

Available Spaces: 35

Specialist in Housing Credit Management Exam - Cleveland, OH

The Specialist in Housing Credit Management Exam will be offered in an online format ONLY.  Those wishing to sit for the exam on site will need to bring a lap-top or tablet to the exam.

The Specialist in Housing Credit Management® (SHCM®) certification has been developed by the National Affordable Housing Management Association (NAHMA) especially for management professionals involved with properties developed and operated under the Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program. The SHCM is designed by management professionals for management professionals to ensure they have attained the knowledge, experience and competence required to excel in the housing credit property management industry.

As experienced affordable housing management professionals know, the LIHTC program is the primary production tool for creating new affordable housing properties across every state in the country, and it is also the most important tool for rehabilitating and preserving the nation’s existing stock of aging affordable housing. To maximize their careers, management professionals in the affordable housing industry must be able to demonstrate their experience and expertise in mastering the complex requirements of the LIHTC program. Earning your SHCM enables you to do just that.

The SHCM is offered in association with the National Apartment Association Education Institute (NAAEI) and LeadingAge, formerly the American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging (AAHSA). Click here for press release (PDF).

Development of the SHCM exam was based on an exacting process established for national certification programs to ensure the exam is a reliable and pyschometrically valid testing tool for its subject matter. NAHMA retained a well-respected third-party consultant to assist in this process. For a full report on how the SHCM exam was developed, please click here. The test questions on the SHCM exam will be reviewed and updated on an annual basis.

Learn More

MAHMA CANCELLATION POLICY: All cancellations must be received in writing five business days prior to the event.  Substitutions are accepted.  No shows will be billed.

All non-members must pre-pay.

Price: $150.00

Date: November 21, 2019

Available Spaces: 35