HO002WT: Housing Affordability: Building Competency in Housing Counseling

Certificate Course
CEUs: 0
Clock Hours: 1Hr 30Min
1312 learners enrolled

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The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act requires counselors at HUD-Approved counseling organizations to be certified by HUD as competent to provide counseling services. A standardized exam will require that counselors demonstrate competency in six major areas of housing counseling including housing affordability. This 90-minute eClassroom Express course will help counselors refresh their knowledge and skills in helping clients assess homeownership and rental affordability options. Skills covered include practical ways to calculate income, determine different types of debt and review credit history.