Section 8 Refresher

Section 8 Refresher
3 NY Credits: 2 Skills; 1 PP; Transitional and Non-transitional; 3 NJ Credits: 3 General

Program Co-sponsor: Community Housing Improvement Program (CHIP)

Join CHIP for an informative program about the Section 8, Housing Choice Voucher program, Topics to be discussed include:

1. Lease Up Procedures for New Voucher Holders

  • documentation, inspection, determination of tenant share/NYCHA share, timing of each step
  • what documentation will tenant have? what does NYCHA need from owner?

2. Lease Renewal Procedures

  • process and timelines
  • 60 day rule and what to do if lease was offered timely but a delay in returning by tenant? Is proof of timely offering lease renewal sufficient to meet 60 day rule?
  • rent reasonableness process, explanation as to why submitted comparables aren’t used; can comparables be submitted by mail?

3. Housing Quality Standards (HQS) inspections

  • difference between lease up and annual inspection
  • how to address conditions, delays getting access and avoiding suspension/termination, required documentation, etc. 


NYLCA Member: $75
Non-Member Attorney: $100
CHIP Member Attorney: $75
Non-Attorney (no CLE): $35

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3/18/2020 9:00 AM - 3/18/2020 11:40 AM
14 Vesey St 2nd Floor Auditorium New York 10007

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