4.8 Selling Your Program: Landlord Engagement and Rental Assistance Strategies

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Conference Presentation | July 26, 2012

Files: Selling Your Program: Landlord Engagement and Rental Assistance Strategies by Shakeita Boyd (PDF | 317 KB | 14 slides) Engaging Landlords in Rural Areas by Felicia L. Burnette (PDF | 1.05 MB | 8 slides)

A key component of successful rapid re-housing is the development of landlord relationships. This workshop will provide examples of how communities have developed and used marketing tools and short term rental subsidies as incentives for successful landlord recruitment and engagement. Strategies for engaging landlords to rent to households with high housing barriers including families and survivors of domestic violence will be discussed.

The powerpoint presentations for this workshop are available for download above.

Speakers:

  • Shakeita Boyd, District Alliance for Safe Housing, Washington, DC
  • Felicia Burnette, Franklin County Resource Center, Rocky Mountain, VA
  • Diana Myers, Diana T. Myers and Associates, Inc., Glenside, PA (Moderator)