Landlord Workshop Resources



On April 26, the City of Covington conducted its third Landlord Workshop, featuring  Amber Taylor, a Regional Account Executive with AmRent. The workshop discussed an overview of best practices pertaining to:
  • Housing & Urban Development Department (HUD) Statement on Criminal Records
  • HUD Best Practices
  • Individual Assessment Options
  • Navigating the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) - Adverse Action and What a Landlord needs to know
  • State Based FCRA consumer reporting limitations and laws
Below are informational documents regarding Resident Screening & HUD Disparate Impact:

Resident Screening:

  • Notice to Users and Furnishers
  • What Landlords need to Know
  • FCRA Display Restrictions by State for Criminal Records

Disparate Impact:

  • Summary HUD Announcement
  • Top 10 Best Practices
  • Washington Disparate Impact Cases
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