This presentation will review common discrimination incidents and mistakes made by housing providers. Attendees will hear from a professional trainer about:
- Avoiding discrimination at every stage of tenancy.
- Categories of discriminatory conduct including retaliation.
- The protected classes.
- Reasonable accommodations and modifications.
- And more.
Although the Community Teamwork, Inc. (CTI) fair housing program promotes fair housing in Middlesex and Essex counties, the presentation will be applicable to landlords statewide, and Aaron is always available to talk fair housing with provider wherever they are from. Landlords in Middlesex and Essex counties will make a connection to CTI and local resources. The slides to be presented have been approved by the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development.
Attendees will leave knowing how experts recommend landlords provide equal housing opportunity.
Part of this event will be presented by Aaron Ginsberg, Fair Housing Coordinator at Community Teamwork, Inc. Aaron is developing Community Teamwork's fair housing program, which includes resources for landlords, tenants and advocates to work toward equal housing opportunity in practice. Prior to his role at CTI Aaron was a staff attorney at the Disability Rights Center helping to expand access to housing and public accommodations for those of us living with disabilities.
Networking time will be moderated by Dana Fogg. Dana started his rental business in 1994 with his first Multifamily in Watertown. Since then, Dana and his wife have purchased and sold rental properties around the Metro West area. They now have 9 Units in Watertown and Marlborough. Dana is the Vice President of the Metro West Property Owners Association.
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Open to attendees statewide
You are welcome to participate in this virtual meeting no matter where you are.
Tuesday, November 15th
Virtual Meeting Agenda (New Times!)
- 5:00 pm Sign-in and virtual networking: you can chit chat with others as people log in
- 5:40 pm Presentation
- 6:40 pm Virtual meeting ends
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Topic: Fair Housing Virtual Meeting November 15, 2022 Time: Nov 15, 2022 05:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81330955760 Meeting ID: 813 3095 5760 Passcode: Will be emailed and viewable online Dial by your location +1 301 715 8592 US (Washington DC) +1 309 205 3325 US +1 312 626 6799 US (Chicago) +1 646 876 9923 US (New York) +1 646 931 3860 US +1 253 215 8782 US (Tacoma) +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston) +1 386 347 5053 US +1 408 638 0968 US (San Jose) +1 564 217 2000 US +1 669 444 9171 US +1 669 900 6833 US (San Jose) +1 719 359 4580 US Meeting ID: 813 3095 5760 Passcode: Will be emailed and viewable online Find your local number: https://us02web.zoom.us/u/kc3bGGzMzI
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