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RBD Announces Expanded FASTForms
CD Library with the addition of House Rules!
We are excited to announce the latest addition to
our FASTForms library -
House Rules! House Rules
are an attachment to the lease and provide you with the
opportunity to protect your property and your residents and their
guests. The House Rules FASTForms CD also includes
Pet Rules, Assistance Animal Rules and supporting
Developing a complete policy requires not only a comprehensive
policy description, but forms and notices necessary to implement
and comply with the policy. That's why RBD has created FASTForms
CDs to help you develop your own comprehensive internal policies.
HUD Extends Implementation Deadline for TRACS 202D
The Department of Housing and
Urban Development extended the TRACS 202D implementation
deadline. TRACS will accept 202C files through February 27,
2015. You can find the notification on the
TRACS 202D incorporates new
and modified tenant certification processes that allow TRACS to
verify tenant certification transactions and voucher payments
consistent with Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Act (IPERA),
the Rent Refinement Final Rule and HUD 4350.3 Rev-1 Change 4.
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Instructor-led classes in a city near you.
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live online classes.
Recent HUD Occupancy News
Extremely-low Income Limits:
HUD announces new definition for Extremely-low Income limits. New
income limits effective July 1, 2014.
Income Inclusions and
Exclusions: HUD announces changes to 24
CFR definitions of income exclusions. An updated list of income
exclusions specifically mandated by federal laws was published in
the Federal Register on May 20, 2014, as Docket No. FR-5741-N-01. http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/FR-2014-05-20/pdf/2014-11688.pdf
Use of Marijuana:
HUD provides guidance regarding the use of marijuana, including
medical marijuana. Guidance discusses use of marijuana as a
reasonable accommodation and recreational use of marijuana.
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