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Criminal Background Checks and Fair Housing Webinar
Thursday, May 23, 2019, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM MDT
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Criminal Background Checks and Fair Housing

HUD’s office of Fair Housing has issued important guidance on the use of criminal background check in determining eligilibty for all housing covered under the Fair Housing law. Are polices in use at your property in compliance? Can persons with past felonies be denied housing? If so, when and of what type? When can treating everyone the same actually get us into trouble? How can we treat everyone fairly and still provide the individualized assessment now required by HUD? These questions and more will be discussed in this session. Attendees will receive a downloadable course manual chock full of useful references and helpful tools to keep in compliance with Fair Housing and will leave better equipped as housing professionals.

Instructor: Scott Michael Dunn

Scott Michael is the CEO of Costello Compliance. Before that, he was executive vice president of Zeffert & Associates for 12 years. He brings almost over three decades of direct experience in affordable housing management, auditing and training. He has worked with well over half of the state LIHTC agencies, many HOME participating jurisdictions, and HUD and Rural Development agencies. A recognized expert in the industry, Scott Michael has been published in numerous trade periodicals and is the author of several textbooks and regulatory manuals on various affordable housing programs. Besides his own subject matter expertise, he also has a proven track record of designing systems that leverage teams to review and ensure compliance while delivering excellent regulatory results and training. 

AHMA Members: $99.00
Non-Members: $139.00