ROC Adds Success to Industry and Affiliates.One of the many benefits of membership in the National Apartment Association is the ongoing development of educational programs for the multifamily housing industry. The newest program offered by NAA NAA
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NAA has teamed up with the Greater Cincinnati Northern Kentucky Apartment Association to present ROC. Independent owners now have an opportunity for education and networking. The course is available through NAA affiliates, many of whom are planning to run the course throughout this year.
The 18-hour course can be held on evening or weekends, whatever is more convenient for participants. Course subjects pertain to pertain to
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* ownership and property management of employees,
* preparing the property,
* are they convinced,
* rental agreements A rental agreement is a contract, usually written, between the owner of a property and a renter who desires to have temporary possession of the property. As a minimum, the agreement identifies the parties, the property, the term of the rental, and the amount of rent for the term. and lease forms,
* moving in,
* end of the lease,
* resident problems,
* resident retention,
* protecting your investment, and
* Section 8.
Affiliates can recruit instructors from the ranks of municipal inspectors, police and fire officers, and the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD Hud (hd), a pre-Qur'anic prophet of Islam. Hud unsuccessfully exhorted his South Arabian people, the Ad, to worship the One God. ) officials. This allows for team-building among professionals in all areas of the community and also opens the lines of communication "Lines of Communication" is an episode from the fourth season of the science-fiction television series Babylon 5. Synopsis
Franklin and Marcus attempt to persuade the Mars resistance to assist Sheridan in opposing President Clark. between these groups.
The ROC course has received tremendous response. The Greater Cincinnati Northern Kentucky Apartment Association (GCNKAA GCNKAA Greater Cincinnati Northern Kentucky Apartment Association (Covington, KY) ) has partnered with the City of Cincinnati for the past five years to train applicants under the city's rental revitalization re·vi·tal·ize
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To impart new life or vigor to: plans to revitalize inner-city neighborhoods; tried to revitalize a flagging economy. program using the ROC course. The program is directed by GCNKAA Executive Vice President Mark Franks and assistant vice president Rebecca McLean. It provides outstanding training directly to property owners and managers.
The Apartment Association of Ft. Wayne and Northeast Indiana has also enjoyed great success with the ROC course. According to according to
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2. In keeping with: according to instructions.
3. executive director Jane Raifsnider, the course has been outstanding.
"The classes fill quickly, the participants learn a great deal, and have nothing but positive comments about the course and its materials" Raifsnider said, noting that the course helped convince non-members to also join the association and enjoy the further benefits of association membership.
The ROC course, along with other NAA education courses and membership in the local apartment associations, will strengthen its students with education, significant discounts on industry goods and services In economics, economic output is divided into physical goods and intangible services. Consumption of goods and services is assumed to produce utility (unless the "good" is a "bad"). It is often used when referring to a Goods and Services Tax. , and an active voice in government affairs at all levels.
For more information about the ROC course or other NAA education programs, please call NAA at 703/518-6141, ext. 124. Contact your local affiliate if you wish to inquire about signing up for the ROC course.
Richard Cheek Mr. Cheek is chairman of the NAA Independent Rental Owners Committee and is an independent property owner as vice president of Rivercliff Apartments in Little Rock, Ark. He is founder and president of the Arkansas Apartment Association and serves on the NAA Communications Advisory Board.