Housing Strategies
  • Permanent Supportive Housing: Development to Execution

    May 24, 2019 | - EST

    What is permanent supportive housing? How can it help strengthen Tribal Housing Authorities or Departments and assist in providing those in need with wrap around services within your community? This webinar will showcase PSH funding opportunities, project development, securing services, and housing development success stories from the field. Training Objectives: – Underscore the importance of […]

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  • Tribal Liability for Contaminated Sites Under CERCLA

    April 30, 2019 | - EST

    Potential liability forms the basic current brownfield practice of site characterization and voluntary cleanup programs. Tribes must know when they might be liable on existing property, what that means, and how to avoid liability when purchasing new property. Training Objectives: -To coordinate activities to provide housing for Indian tribes, their members, and to promote self-sufficiency […]

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  • Property Titles and Recording

    April 11, 2019 | - EST

    Recording is the act of putting a real estate document into the official records at the County Recorders or Recorder of Deeds Office. Usually, the types of documents that are recorded affect the title to real property such as a deed, mortgage, easement, judgment, lien, foreclosure, or request for notice of default. This course will […]

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  • Your Home: Selecting Professional Services

    August 23, 2018 | - EST

    Tribal Housing Authorities can help provide new homeowners with great post-purchase training on how to select professional services for their new home. With a focus on tenants and current homeowners, this webinar explains how to research, select, and interact with professional home service providers. From lawn care to residential remodeling, individuals have to ask the […]

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  • Financial Wellness for Tenants: Budgeting and Banking

    July 12, 2018 | - EST

    Quit putting off tasks for tomorrow for what you can financially accomplish today! As a future or current homeowner, it is essential that housing program participants receive the basic budgeting skills necessary to meet and maintain their financial obligations. This Tribal tenant based webinar is designed to help your housing authority achieve just that. This […]

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  • Fair Housing Laws

    May 31, 2018 | - EST

    Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968 is commonly known as the Fair Housing Act (FHA).  The FHA prohibits a broad range of practices that discriminate against individuals on the basis of color, disability, familial status, national origin, race, religion, or sex (collectively, “status”) to ensure equal access to housing opportunities. Under the […]

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  • Guardianships and Real Property

    May 17, 2018 | - EST

    First, we will cover Guardianships and what is a Guardianship in general.  There is a difference between a guardianship and power of attorney. Then we will discuss how a guardian/conservator has no authority without an order from a court of competent jurisdiction to sell, mortgage, lease, or otherwise encumber any property owned by the ward/protected/conservative […]

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  • Fannie Mae’s Mortgage Product for Fee Simple Land: Home Ready

    April 10, 2018 | - EST

    An affordable, low down payment mortgage product designed for creditworthy low-to moderate-income borrowers, with expanded eligibility for financing homes in low-income communities. Training Objectives: Learn more about Fannie Mae’s Mortgage Product for Fee Simple Land: Home Ready Instructor: Kellie Coffey (Fannie Mae Product Development Manager) Date: April 10, 2018 Time: 2:00 pm -3:00 pm

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  • Duty to Serve/Fannie Mae

    April 3, 2018 | - EST

    Partnerships Build Opportunities – By working together, and side by side with tribes, Fannie Mae hopes to make significant improvements in housing conditions for American Indians. Training Objectives: What is Duty to Serve How can it help Native American Tribes Instructor: Kellie Coffey (Fannie Mae Product Development Manager) Date: April 3, 2018 Time: 2:00 pm […]

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