• Regional Fair Housing Seminars

    Offered by the Virginia Fair Housing Office

     Richmond| Hampton Roads| Danville| Northern Virginia | Roanoke | Southwest 

    This three-and-a-half hour course teaches you about legal rights and responsibilities under the Fair Housing Law. The course, conducted by a board-approved education provider, gives you the basic foundation of Fair Housing Law. Ignorance of the law is not a defense!

    Who should take the class? Landlords, property managers, leasing consultants, owners of manufactured housing, the general public . . . anyone who sells, leases, owns, or manages residential property. Housing providers who complete the course are eligible for state certification by the Fair Housing Board.

    • Virginia Fair Housing Office classes are free but registration is required.
    • Please register directly with the contact person listed.
    • Registrations not accepted more than 30 days prior to the scheduled training.
    • Questions? Email FHRegistration@dpor.virginia.gov

          Go here for Passport Workshops schedule. 

    April is Fair Housing Month!

    April 2017 marks the 45th anniversary of the passage of the Virginia Fair Housing Law. Commemorative events and associated training seminars are listed below:


    Danville Area

    Wednesday, June 21, 2017
    Wednesday, August 23, 2017
    Wednesday, November 22, 2017
    10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.   
    The DRHA Center for Housing Education
    502 Franklin Street, Danville, VA 
    To Register (no earlier than 30 days before an event date): Norma Brower at (434) 799-6413 or e-mail  
     
    Tuesday, April 25, 2017
    9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    Fair Housing and Homeownership Symposium 
    Danville Community Market 
    629 Craghead St., Danville 
    To Register: view flyer 


    Richmond  

    Wednesday, July 12, 2017
    Wednesday, October 4, 2017
    Wednesday, December 6, 2017

    1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    Department of Professional & Occupational Regulation
    9960 Mayland Drive, Richmond, VA
    To Register no earlier than 30 days before event date: www.brownpapertickets.com (keyword search: DPOR) or e-mail 


    Roanoke

    Wednesday, April 26, 2017

    9:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
    Jefferson Center, Fitzpatrick Hall
    To Register: see flyer for info 

    Thursday, April 27, 2017
    Reasonable Accommodations/Reasonable Modifications Workshop
    9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (note time change)
    *NOT eligible for continuing education credit.  
    For more info: see flyer  

     


    Hampton Roads              

    Wednesday, July 19, 2017
    Thursday, October 12, 2017
    Wednesday, December 13, 2017

    9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
    Virginia Beach Central Library
    4100 Virginia Beach Blvd., Virginia Beach, VA
    To Register no earlier than 30 days before event date: www.brownpapertickets.com (keyword search: DPOR) or e-mail 


    Northern Virginia          

    Wednesday, July 26, 2017
    Wednesday, October 25, 2017
    Wednesday, December 20, 2017

    1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
    Kingstowne Library
    6500 Landsdowne Center, Alexandria, VA 22315
    To Register no earlier than 30 days before event date: www.brownpapertickets.com (keyword search: DPOR) or e-mail   


    Southwest Virginia

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