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Assistance Animals Are Not Pets–Repeat–Assistance Animals Are Not Pets

http://rentalhousingjournal.com/articles/2018/07/06/assistance-animals-are-not-pets%E2%80%93repeat%E2%80%93assistance-animals-are-not-pets   “I didn’t know” is not an acceptable defense if you face a discrimination charge, so the Grace Hill training tip of the week focuses on repeating advice that assistance animals are not pets when it comes to leasing your rentals. By Ellen Clark The typical story goes like this, where a prospective renter provides documentation from […]

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State Legislature Passes E3SHB 2578 regarding Source of Income

MARCH 15, 2018 Posted By: Brett WallerAdvocacy News Washington Multi-Family Housing Association (WMFHA) welcomes the passage of Engrossed Third Substitute House Bill 2578 establishing statewide source of income protections, and creating the Landlord Mitigation Fund in statute.  The new law, which will take effect September 30, decreases the burdens on rental housing providers associated with participation […]

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THE FACTS ABOUT BACKGROUND SCREENING

Original posts from : https://pubs.napbs.com As employers, landlords and volunteer groups seek to make informed decisions related to hiring and ensuring safety in our workplaces and communities there continues to be a focus on background screening. Workplace violence, fraud, embezzlement, and theft are a multi-billion dollar drain on our economy— a cost that can easily be mitigated. Background screening […]

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Fair Chance Housing

BRIDGING THE DIVIDE: ‘FAIR CHANCE HOUSING’ Q13 FOX Bridging the Divide is a weekly series that brings opposing sides of a controversial topic together, face-to-face. Each week, Brandi Kruse hosts the two sides for a positive dialogue on issues ranging from gun control, to policing, to politics. This week: “Fair Chance Housing” Does a landlord have […]

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RESOURCES: Affordable housing in Washington State

NATIONAL COALITION FOR THE HOMELESS – WASHINGTON STATE Resources for homeless, foster, runaway, emotional or mental crisis, veterans, domestic or sexual violence victims WASHINGTON INFORMATION NETWORK 2-1-1 Easy-to-remember phone number for people to call for health and human service information, referrals and other assistance KING COUNTY CRISIS CLINIC 2-1-1 Information and Referral Specialists are experts […]

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Looking For Affordable Housing In Washington State?

aptfinder.org is a non-profit website formed to connect low income households with affordable apartment communities throughout Washington State. Listings are voluntarily advertised on our site by owners and managers of rental apartments for low-income households whose annual income is below 80% of area median income. The properties listed on aptfinder.org include both subsidized and non-subsidized apartment rentals offering […]

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