Florida Housing Trust Funds-Ship or Sail ~ In Person
Thursday, November 3, 2022 (9:30 AM - 11:30 AM) (EDT)
This 2 HR CE course is being offered through the Florida Realtors iCE program. (Interactive Continuing Education). The Instructor, Mike McGraw will be broadcasting live while attendees watch at Lakeland REALTORS®. Class Monitor will interact with the instructor via chat.
When it comes to affordable housing, Florida enjoys access to the Sadowski State and Local Housing Trust Fund. The Florida Legislature is always working to appropriate Housing Trust Funds for housing in Florida. Community leaders and residents have asked for help with soaring housing costs and the shrinking supply of affordable housing.
This course will outline the need for affordable housing in Florida and highlight the importance of the Sadowski State and Local Trust funds in meeting this need.
Objectives: After taking this class students will be able to:
• Understand what the Housing Trust Fund is.
• Understand the difference between SHIP and SAIL programs.
• Learn how to access funds at the local level.
• Realize how to help clients apply for funds (eligibility/timelines).
• Identify the legislative process for annual funding approval.
• Ascertain the challenges within the system.
619 E. Orange Street
Lakeland, FL 33801 United States
Association parking lot and entrance is located in the rear of the building. Access is located off of S. Iowa Ave and Citrus Ln. Public parking is also available at Hollis Gardens on Orange St. located directly across from the Association.
(863) 687-6111 Ext 102
Check-in 9:15 AM
Starts 9:30 AM
Ends 11:30 AM
EDU-CE In Person