Rental Education is taught by a MSHDA certified housing counselor. Get the tools you need to “RENT THE RIGHT WAY!”
Rental education is a five hour class in addition to a one hour individual counseling session that focuses on helping people become excellent renters.
Both education and counseling must be completed to receive the certification.
Understand what is involved with renting before you sign the lease. Learn about your responsibilities as a tenant and the landlords obligations to you. This is an interactive class that will help you prepare to become a responsible renter. Please contact our office with interest and a class will be scheduled at a later date.
Class discussion includes the following subjects:
Mastering Money Management
– Determine Spending Style
– Goal Setting
Developing a Spending Plan
– How to Create a Monthly Budget
– Grow Your Credit Score
– What are Fair Housing Laws
– Pre-rental Considerations
– Before You Sign
– Terminating the Lease
– What is Expected of a Good Tenant
– What is Expected of Your Landlord
The Eviction Process