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HCV OWNER WORKSHOPS

Fair Housing and Tenant Screening ... It’s the Law — Join us for an overview of the fair housing laws that apply to housing providers in Chicago.

Tuesday, April 23, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.   
Avalon Branch Library, 8148 S. Stony Island Avenue, Chicago, IL 60617
https://fairhousingtenantscreening.eventbrite.com

Housing Quality Standards (HQS) Inspections – How do the CHA inspectors review a unit for the HCV Program? They follow the HUD inspection form! Join the inspections team as they methodically walk through a typical HQS inspection, highlight common fail items, and discuss HUD policy updates. **Suspended property owners are required to attend this workshop to regain good standing with the HCV Program.

Tuesday, May 2, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.      
CHA Central Office, 60 E. Van Buren, Chicago, IL 60605
https://hqsdowntown.eventbrite.com

The Dos and Don’ts of Hiring Property Management Firms — Are you considering hiring a property management firm? Learn from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation as they walk through the certification process and review compliance policies in Illinois.

Tuesday, May 14, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Little Village Branch Library, 2311 S. Kedzie Avenue, Chicago, IL 60623
https://hiringpropertymanagementfirms.eventbrite.com

Building Your Best Lease — What does a comprehensive and enforceable lease look like? This panel will discuss how to get the most out of your lease, without drafting a 50-page contract.

Thursday, May 23, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.  
Near North Branch Library, 310 W. Division Street, Chicago, IL 60610
https://buildingyourbestlease.eventbrite.com

Housing Quality Standards (HQS) Inspections – How do the CHA inspectors review a unit for the HCV Program? They follow the HUD inspection form! Join the inspections team as they methodically walk through a typical HQS inspection, highlight common fail items, and discuss HUD policy updates. **Suspended property owners are required to attend this workshop to regain good standing with the HCV Program.

Tuesday, June 11, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.    
Charles A. Hayes Family Investment Center, 4859 S. Wabash Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615
https://ownerhousingqualitystandards.eventbrite.com

Max Out Your Property Tax Savings — How does Cook County calculate property tax? What is going on with the assessment regulations? How do I appeal my assessment? Do I get a tax break for having HCV participants in my unit(s)? You have questions — our property tax expert has answers.

Thursday, June 18, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.  
Woodson Regional Library, 9525 S. Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60623
https://maxoutpropertytaxsavings.eventbrite.com

How to Build a Positive Landlord-Tenant Relationship — Join HCV participants and hear from our panel of CHA staff as they share best practices for starting the landlord-tenant relationship on positive terms, communicating effectively and troubleshooting issues.

Tuesday, June 25, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.    
Charles A. Hayes Family Investment Center, 4859 S. Wabash Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615
https://landlordtenantrelationshop.eventbrite.com

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