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Grounded Solutions is pleased to offer 3 of our most popular courses in a condensed, 2-week series this upcoming October. Our courses are designed to be interactive, delivering content, facilitating discussion and encouraging learning in an engaging virtual format. This is a great opportunity for new practitioners, onboarding new staff, or otherwise dedicating some quality time for professional development. Each course offers recordings of the sessions to deepen your learning with a chance for certification. Participants will have acces to recordings once all sessions have completed for a full 30 days, and additional curated supplemental materials from facilitators for your learning journey.
All courses will meet 12:30-3:30pm ET (9:30a-12:30pm PT) on the dates listed below.
Community Land Trusts for Homeownership: Basics & Beyond
(Monday & Tuesday, October 17th and 18th)
This introductory level course is for individuals interested in starting or supporting a community land trust, new staff or board members of existing CLTs or anyone interested in revisiting the fundamentals. Participants often include new practitioners, board members, advocates, CLT partners, and funders. This course is sponsored by NeighborWorks.
Post-Purchase Stewardship for Shared Equity Homeownership Programs
(Wednesday & Thursday, October 19th & 20th)
This intermediate level course is best for individuals who are implementing or actively designing a shared equity homeownership program and will focus on key policies and procedures related to stewardship, monitoring and enforcement, including outreach and education, occupancy and subletting, refinancing, maintenance, capital improvements, program/lease fees, delinquency and foreclosure, resales, and data and document management. This course will use an interactive live document to gather questions regarding implementation to be used for a deeper dive in our Affordable Pricing and Resale Formula session. This course is sponsored by NeighborWorks.
Additional drop-in office hour with Home Keeper team Thursday, October 21st, 1:00 pm-2:00 pm ET (10:00 am- 11:00 am PT). During the session on the 20th, a separate Zoom link and options to sign up will be provided.
Affordable Pricing & Resale Formulas for Shared Equity Homeownership
(Monday & Thursday, October 24th & 27th)
This intermediate level course offers a deeper dive into implementation and is best for individuals who are implementing or actively designing a shared equity homeownership program and will offer hands-on exercises to help participants understand the importance of a thoughtful affordable pricing policy and the pros and cons of common resale formula types. This course is sponsored by NeighborWorks.