The long-awaited Change 4 to HUD Handbook REV-1 “Occupancy Requirements of Subsidized Multifamily Housing Programs”, has. HUD Handbook Occupancy Requirements of Subsidized Multifamily Housing Programs. Transmittal Notice for Revision 1 – Change 4 (August 7, ). Change 4 to HUD Handbook REV-1 “Occupancy Requirements of Subsidized Multifamily Housing Programs” has been posted to.

Author: Kazrataur Gagrel
Country: Trinidad & Tobago
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: History
Published (Last): 15 March 2008
Pages: 350
PDF File Size: 5.60 Mb
ePub File Size: 15.2 Mb
ISBN: 768-8-47765-328-9
Downloads: 93468
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Makasa

4350.3 REV-1,CHG-4 HUD Handbook Released

To keep you in compliance, this change has been handnook in Property Manager. Managers and others involved with HUD-subsidized programs including Section 8,and Provided: HUD’s efforts to transform the affordable housing industry have resulted in a myriad of new rules, regulations, and standards. Lecture with multimedia presentation. Most of the changes are corrections and clarifications to prior handbook guidance.

Some HUD field offices have been enforcing this rule for some time and the new handbook has made it official. Skip to main content.

This has the effect of reducing the amount of a special claim, compared to the past, when there is a utility allowance involved.

The termination will result in an adjustment returning the subsidy billed for January through March. In addition to the revised implementation period, the revised transmittal identifies the removal of all appendices associated with Chapter 9 of HUD Handbook handobok If you do not have a utility allowance hajdbook your PRAC contracts, there is no impact on you.

Highlights so far include:. Includes half-day certification exam. Calculator required ; 2 pencil, highlighter, sticky notes. A collaboration of respected occupancy trainers are continuing to compare the “original Change 4” with the “new Change 4” to determine if there are any additional changes, and are sharing their much-appreciated insights with LeadingAge. NCHM’s COS, the most widely-sought certification in the affordable housing industry, is the definitive training for compliance at properties falling under the umbrella of HUD Handbook Members are encouraged to send in questions to cbloom leadingage.

HUD Revises the Release of Change 4 to Handbook 4350.3 REV-1

We will keep you posted as we hear more about the Change 3 requirements. Since Property Manager already auto-signs gross rent change certifications, you are all set with that change.

If there are extenuating circumstances, an AR effective January 1 can be submitted when the certification is complete. The last major update, Change 3, was in July HUD announcements made via the RHIIP listserv copy handbooo immediately via the LeadingAge Housing Management Listserv stated, “In response to Multifamily Housing’s business partner requests for a handbook implementation period, the Department is delaying the implementation of the requirements found in Change 4 until December 15, The December 10 revised transmittal, beyond addressing to concerns based on the initial August transmittal, also has additional changes.

CHANGE 4 TO HUD HANDBOOK REV-1 – NavigateNavigate

This means that, if a tenant has an AR due on January 1, you must terminate the tenant effective December 31 if any recertification is not complete when you create your HAP voucher for April. The COS Exam Computerized grading of the exam results allows each participant to see their numeric score, relative standing, and a detailed breakdown of their strengths and weaknesses.

For foster children, the rules are the same as for a dependent child less than 18 years of age: Instruction is delivered through lecture and an integrated multimedia presentation.

HUD has not yet posted a new version of this form. The transmittal outlines the specific areas where the changes have been incorporated. A revised transmittal for the U.

Handbook REV-1 Change 3 Issued | MAHMA | Midwest Affordable Housing Management Association

Computerized grading of the exam results allows each participant to see their numeric score, relative gandbook, and a detailed breakdown of their strengths and weaknesses. More details will be shared on this as they become available. A revised transmittal for HUD Handbook Prior guidance was to simply handboik billing. However, there were several substantive changes including a modification to the month rule; a requirement to include the non-employment income of foster children and all income of foster adults on the ; a change in the definition of PRAC Operating Rent; and a relaxation of the rule requiring signatures prior to transmittal of gross rent change certifications that change the TTP or utility reimbursement—you now have 60 days to obtain those signatures and can transmit the gross rent change certification in the meantime.

Lecture with multimedia presentation Prerequisites: We have asked HUD for clarification before making other software changes. It is the total monthly cost of housing an eligible family. Hopefully the inclusion of a delay at this point marks a sea-change for future policy change releases to have reasonable and circumstantially relevant implementation time frames.

The new handbook is effective on August 1. Includes half-day certification exam Format: Managers and others involved with HUD-subsidized programs including Section 8,and Unfortunately, HUD did not make other handbook changes that should occur given the new definition.

As a result, the appendices have been re-numbered. For foster adults, all income is nandbook in the household’s income. If there are no extenuating circumstances, the tenant must re-qualify with an initial certification effective no earlier than the first of the month after the AR recertification date.

This requirement is independent of the reason for the delay. Participants with passing scores earn a COS certification; others receive certificates of participation.

The transmittal provides a list of changes included in Change 4 including those changes incorporated in this new release. If there is no utility allowance, contract rent equals operating rent. And, a 43350 clarification to verification techniques was made in paragraphs