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*Introduction to UPCS, REAC, and PHAS (why a good REAC score matters).
*Overview of REAC Process (Pre-Inspection, Inspection Day, and Post Inspection).
*Overview of UPCS Scoring (Don’t waste time and money on items that will not affect your score).
*Overview of Inspector Conduct and Tasks (How to maintain control of the inspection).
*Priority UPCS definitions (based on score) and the five inspected areas (site, units, exteriors, common areas, and systems).
*Health and Safety deficiencies.
*Notice of Industry Standard Repairs (with examples of what is no longer acceptable).
Instructor: Alejandro Dominguez, UPCS Inspectors LLC is a full service inspection company that specializes in annual inspections, UPCS training, and REAC consultation for the housing industry. In addition, UPCS Inspectors LLC is a contract vendor for the HUD Real Estate Assessment Center.
KNOW WHERE TO FIND THE INFORMATION AND STAY IN COMPLIANCE.
Maintaining compliance with the guidelines set in the HUD Handbook 4350.3 REV-1/CHG-4 is a central responsibility for all employees of affordable housing. This session will review chapters 6, 7 and 8 of the HUD Handbook. This includes the leasing process, certification types and process, termination of assistance and tenancy and investigating discrepancies and fraud. Clear communication between owners/agents to applicants and tenants is key to maintaining compliance with HUD’s guidelines. Tips, sample notices and activities will be reviewed to help maintain best practices when leasing for affordable housing.
Erin Devlin is a seasoned property management professional with 10 years’ experience in varying types of communities including Section 8, 202, and tax credit. She is currently the property manager of Opportunities Towers I and II, a senior affordable housing community in Philadelphia PA. During her time at Opportunities Towers she oversaw the completion of a 13-million-dollar rehab, tax credit lease-up and implementation of a social service program.
As an active member of the Philadelphia Apartment Association, PennDelAhma and IREM she has earned several accreditations including Accredited Residential Manager, Specialist in Housing Credit Management with NAHMA and is currently a Certified Property Manager candidate. Erin earned her Bachelors of Science in Psychology and Organizational Behavior at Albright College.