April Class Information
Best Practices for Landlords and Property Managers
This course covers ways landlords can stay out of trouble with tenants or the law, covering topics like:
- Selecting the terms of the agreement
- Deciding whether to charge a screening fee, and if so, making sure you follow the rules
- Procedures for showing the property, processing applications, approval and denial
- Use a deposit to hold, ensure transfer of utilities, act on knowledge of breach
- Development of policies that will keep you out of hot water & keep you on track
- Procedures for handling tenant requests for maintenance
- Special tenant requests
- Landlord behavior
- Creating and enforcing rules on your property that don't discriminate
- Adding/removing tenants from an existing agreement
- Communication techniques
- Top-notch documentation
- Security cameras
- Resolving disputes
- Negotiation and written agreements for performance
- Record-keeping & tenant privacy
By the end of this course, attendees should be able to create, understand and apply the use of objective policies and procedures, avoid creating waiver, handle the unusual or out-of-the-ordinary request or problem, and deal with tenant disputes, including practice language for avoiding accusations of partiality or discrimination and tenant privacy.
Worth TWO Continuing Education Credits for Professional Brokers & Property Managers
INSTRUCTOR: Tia Politi, ROA of Lane County President, ORHA Secretary and Rental Owner
WHEN: Tuesday, April 28, 2020
WHERE: COAR Building
2112 NE 4th Street, Bend - Conference Room
Registration/Networking: 5:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Class: 5:30 p.m. - 8 p.m.
Class fee includes:
Handout, beverage & snack and 2 CE Credit Hours, if requested
$50/members & $65/non-members
**Tia Politi is a licensed property manager with more than twelve years of management experience and also manages her own rental properties. Tia serves as President of the Board of Directors for the Lane County chapter of the Rental Owners Association. Tia is also the Secretary for Oregon Rental Housing Association, our state organization. She also teaches classes to other property owners and managers on topics including evictions, the move-in process, tenant issues, and fair housing & advertising.
Cancellations/Changes and Refunds: Registration fees are non-refundable for non-attendance, late arrivals, and early departures. Fees will be refunded if cancellation or change resulting in a refund is received in writing no later than 1 week before the workshop date. After that date, fees are non-refundable. Substitutions are allowed at no charge.
COURSE MATERIALS DISCLAIMER
The content, information, opinions, and viewpoints contained in these educational materials and the information contained in the instructor’s presentation (collectively the “Course Materials”) are those of the authors, contributors and/or instructors of such materials. While Central Oregon Rental Owners Association (COROA) takes reasonable care to screen the credentials of the instructors, authors and contributors, COROA MAKES NO WARRANTY, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, as to the completeness or accuracy of the Course Materials. Persons who attend COROA classes and/or read the Course Materials (“Users”), use the Course Materials at their own risk, and COROA shall not be responsible for any errors, omissions, or inaccuracies in the Course Materials, whether arising through negligence, oversight, or otherwise. Also, laws change and COROA has no duty to update the Course Materials. Reliance on the Course Materials is strictly at your own risk. The Course Materials are general in nature and not intended as legal advice. Even if specific fact situations are discussed in the Course Materials, and even if the instructor is an attorney, Users must retain their own legal counsel if they desire legal advice. COROA specifically disclaims any warranties, express or implied, including implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. The Course Materials are provided “AS IS” and it is the User’s job to evaluate the accuracy of any information contained therein. If a User is a property management professional, you should rely on your professional judgment in evaluating any and all Course Materials, and confirm the information contained in the Course Materials with other sources and your own legal counsel before undertaking any actions based on it. If you are not a management professional, you should evaluate the information together with your professional advisors.
COROA reserves the right to refuse registration/admittance to non-members.