Take a break from the madness of summer and stop by one of this month’s industry classes or events! Here are just some of the events happening between now and the end of August:
July 28, 4:00pm – 7:00pm
The Move-Out Process – RHA
It’s time to end a rental term and there are many things that go into the move-out process. This class will take 3 hours to go over inventory/inspection walk through, deposits, abandonment/storage, cleaning/fees, filing of paperwork and small claims. Make turning over your unit as quick and painless as possible!
$45, Members Only
August 9, 5:30pm – 7:30pm
South Sound Supper Club – RHA
Landlord/Tenant Safety & Crime Prevention – Monthly Meeting of rental property owners, managers and investors. Come by and network with others in the industry and get your questions answered. This is open to everyone, not just RHA Members. You are welcome to order off their inexpensive menu.
August 10, 9:00am-1:00pm
Budget Prep Seminar – WMFHA
Basic Elements of a Budget | Where to Start| Identify Resources | Pitfalls to Avoid | Leveraging Partnerships | Understanding Suppliers and Forecasting Capitals Expenses | Budgeting for Increases | Managing Your Budget | Communication Skills
$39 Members, $59 Non-Members
August 10, 3:00pm – 6:00pm
Advanced Landlord Tenant Law – RHA
Building on our Washington State Landlord Tenant Law class, we look into the non- run of the mill situations that arise during tenancies. We discuss concepts such as retaliation and how to defend against discrimination cases. Consideration is paid to dealing with special situations such as tenant deaths, roommate changes, apartment relocations, etc…. This class is directed to answering all your questions. Includes WA State Lawbook on CD.
$45, Members Only
August 10, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
How To Read a Credit Report – RHA
Reading a credit report can be a difficult task. Come by RHA from 12-1 and learn what all the details inside the report mean. RHA Director of Tenant Screening, Megan McCormick, will go through our credit reports step-by-step and answer any questions you may have about our tenant screening products and compliance. If you have a report purchase through RHA, feel free to bring it. We WILL NOT be able to go over reports purchased from another company/vendor.
August 11, 12:00pm – 12:30pm
Resident Retention & Discount Program Webinar – RHA
FREE WEBINAR! By 2014, 68% of us will be using coupons. Programs with a few discounts are being offered at every turn — Groupon, eBay, and the Sunday paper. However, you can offer your residents more than 250,000 local and national discounts for dining, shopping, movies, recreation, and GROCERIES that they can use every day. Discounts are with local and national vendors and are unlimited use, so your tenants will get the discounts they want when they want them. Compete with the concessions offered by big property management companies. Provide a program that will save your residents the value of one or two months’ rent each year on items they use everyday. Nine of the top 20 property management companies are using this program and others are in the pilot stage. Don’t be left behind. Make your property the best choice for renters in your area with the most valuable amenities. RHA has teamed with Purqz to bring you the best options for your tenants and special pricing to you.
August 16, 6:00m – 7:30pm
Seattle, Eastside & North Sound Supper Clubs – RHA
Landlord/Tenant Safety & Crime Prevention – Monthly Meeting of rental property owners, managers and investors. Come by and network with others in the industry and get your questions answered. You are welcome to order off the inexpensive menu. Parking passes are available.
August 17, 9:00am-5:00pm
CAM / Marketing – WMFHA
Introduction to Marketing | Conducting Market Research | Promotional Marketing | On-Site Marketing | Creative Marketing | Developing a Marketing Plan
$125 Members, $175 Non-Members
August 17, 5:30pm-6:30pm
Introduction To RHA Forms – RHA
This free seminar will give you a brief overview of the extensive catalog of forms RHA has to offer. Learn which forms are required by law and which addenda RHA recommends.
August 18, 4:00pm – 6:00pm
Finding Quality Tenants – RHA
Today’s tenant is savvy and knows what they want. This program is all about how to communicate the information the tenant needs to know. From learning to create effective marketing materials and presenting the rental home, to communicating rental policies and what exactly the lease means. This class is jammed full of practical information you need to have a successful rental.
$45, Members Only
August 23, 11:00am-1:00pm
August Chapter Membership Meeting – NARPM
Speaker: Property Management Panel – “Tips, Tricks and Forms” REMEMBER: Lunch is FREE for both you and your guest if you bring a first-time property manager as a visitor.
$25 Members, $30 Non-Members
August 24, 11:30pm-1:30pm
South-End Membership Luncheon – WMFHA
Lunch | South-End Marketing Minute | Government Affairs Update with Joe Puckett | Minute to Win It Challenge!
$30 Members Only