Feb 25 | Secondary Suites Presentation

The City of Winnipeg is offering a free interactive panel discussion about building Secondary Suites as part of the City of Winnipeg Housing Speakers Series.  Participants will learn about attached and detached secondary suites, building code requirements, zoning considerations, property assessment implications, and details of the Province of Manitoba's financial incentive program. This Panel Discussion will be of interest to anyone considering developemnt of a secondary suite in their singel family home.

Saturday, February 25, 2017
1 - 3 pm

Millennium Library, 251 Donald Street
2nd Floor - Buchwald Room

Register by February 17, 204-986-2636; speakerseries@winnipeg.ca

see attached for more info

Posted by Gord McIntyre at 1:20 PM

Feb 8 | Housing Support Worker Network meeting

Who's who in the Eviction Prevention zoo?

Join us for an interagency network meeting to share experiences and chanllenges related to secure tenancy.

Wednesday, February 8, 2017
10AM -12 noon

West End Commons | 641 St. Matthews Ave

RSVP 204-417-2039 or alana@winnipegrentnet.ca

Posted by Gord McIntyre at 11:22 AM

Feb 2 | Demistifying affordable housing lending

CMHC Webinar
Demistifying the affordable housing lending process

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Interested in developing affordable housing? Do you need a loan to do so? Do you have questions about the lending process? If so, Join Daniel Bragagnolo from First National Financial LP who will delve into the lending process for affordable housing loans.

Register here.

Posted by Gord McIntyre at 11:07 AM

Feb. 25 | Landlord Workshop: RTB Hearings and Appeals

WRN's Landlord Advantage Series presents a workshop on
RTB Hearings and Appeals

This will be an information session on the process of hearings at the Residential Tenancies Branch and appeals at the Residential Tenancies Commission.

Saturday, February 25, 2017
9:00AM - 12 noon

Cindy Klassen Rec Centre
(large meeting room)
999 Sargent Ave.

RSVP to alana@winnipegrentnet.ca
or call 204-417-2039

This is a free workshop
Coffy and Refreshments will be provided
Posted by Gord McIntyre at 2:04 PM

Nov 17 | Info Session: Fair Practice Office

Information Session The Fair Practice Office

November 17, 2016 1:30pm
MPR, 641 St. Matthews Ave West End Commons

The Fair Practices Office provides confidential and impartial assistance to Manitobans applying for, or receiving services under, the following Family Services and Jobs and the Economy programs who feel they have not been treated fairly:

Employment and Income Assistance
Children’s disABILITY Services
Community Living disABILITY Services
Manitoba Early Learning and Child Care (subsidy)

The Fair Practices Office investigates complaints, mediates disputes and makes recommendations on individual cases to program staff based on investigation outcomes. It also helps to identify complaint patterns and makes recommendations to Government on how service delivery and fairness can be improved within the participating programs.

To register contact Rental Safety Coordinator: (204) 783-4141
Posted by Gord McIntyre at 1:05 PM