Tuesday, November 03
Changing Tide of Evictions: A PR Tsunami in the Midst of a Pandemic
With the publication of Matthew Desmond’s book Evicted and increased focus on socio-economic issues by an increasing number of politicians, property managers across every type of housing are seeing increased opposition to their ability to evict defaulting residents. With the outbreak of the worst pandemic in over 100 years, that opposition is even further on the rise with moratoriums, limitations and additional notice requirements. Explore what the current eviction environment looks like across all portfolios (affordable, Type B/C and Type A) and discuss how you can navigate the legal and public relations pitfalls associated with evictions while exploring some eviction prevention methods and assistance programs.
Thursday, November 05
Risk Management and Proactive Practices for Affordable Housing Pros
Within the affordable property management arena, you have half the funds and twice the risk. In today’s environment with affordable housing being such a hot topic, there are increased public relations pressures and risks that have emerged with all of the media focus. Examine effective risk management strategies and proactive public relations to mitigate risks and discuss the ever-changing regulations and policies that have increased risk for property management and owners. Then, delve into proven proactive practices that are both good for public relations and mitigation of risk