HUDBlast June 25, 2007

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EIV Webcast Internet Address Change

We just received a new RHIIP Listserv Announcement explaining that the URL for the EIV broadcast has changed.  See below:

NOTE:  Change of URL to view broadcast

On Wednesday, June 27, 2007 and Thursday, June 28, 2007, HUD’s Office of Housing Assistance and Grant Administration will present an informational course via webcast on the 7.0 Enterprise Income Verification (EIV) system for Multifamily.  The two-day presentation will be conducted each day from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Eastern Daylight Savings Time.   Different material will be presented each day.  The course is targeted for HUD staff, property owners, management gents, and contract administrators.  Topics that will be addressed are:

  • Background of RHIIP

  • Role of EIV in the Overall RHIIP Initiative

  • Getting Access to EIV

  • EIV Security Measures

  • Using the EIV System

  • EIV User Administration

URL Change:  The webcast link for the impending course can be found at:  www.hud.gov/webcasts/index.cfm.

Click on “Schedule of Upcoming Webcasts”.  Click on “6/27 or 6/28”.

For external viewers (non-HUD staff), make sure that you download the latest (free) version of RealPlayer from www.realplayer.com before the webcast.  After you have downloaded the latest version of RealPlayer, go to www.hud.gov/webcasts/index.cfm and pull up any archived webcast to validate that you will be able to view the upcoming EIV webcast without any difficulty.

RHIIP Listserv

RBD encourages our customers to sign up for HUD’s RHIIP Listserv.  Not only will this valuable tool provide your property management professionals with information about the latest multi-family housing announcements, but the Listserv regularly provides tips and clarifications regarding day-to-day operations.   In addition, you can indicate your participation on two segments of the Management & Occupancy Review.  The RHIIP Listserv provides continuing education and demonstrates dedication to keeping abreast of regulatory changes.  This, of course, improves your ability to implement changes in policy and procedure. 

Sign up today at http://www.hud.gov/subscribe/mailinglist.cfm.  Scroll down to the Multifamily Housing RHIIP (Rental Housing Integrity Improvement Program) Tips.  Click on that option and sign up!!

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