Mr. Paul Flogstad

Area Of Expertise : Real estate
38 Years Of Experience
Training Industry : Multi Industry

Paul has been involved in the real estate industry for the past 38 years.He has been involved in sales, construction, project management, appraisal, mortgage consulting and brokerage, property management and property management consulting/training.
Through his consulting company, Property Management Solutions, he provides training and consulting services nationwide to owners, management companies, multi-housing associations, as well as state and federal agencies.
He specializes in fair housing issues and has developed fair housing and outreach programs for governmental agencies as well as conducting seminars which are presented to property management companies, apartment associations and the general public. He also conducts research analysis for impediments to fair housing for grantees of federal CDBG funds. 
Most recently, he has been a consultant to the State of South Dakota. In this assignment he has developed a program that is one of the first of its kind in the nation. It involves being an Ombudsman for fair housing issues. In this role he takes calls from anyone who may have a fair housing or landlord tenant question. He attempts to resolve the issue before it has to go to HUD. This has been a successful program and he takes over 900 calls a year.
For over twenty years was involved in appraisal of residential, multi-family, farm and commercial properties throughout the Midwest. Most recently, he was a consultant for affordable, multi-housing properties in 22 different states. This involved properties in HUD, Rural Development, HOME and Tax Credit programs. He is a certified trainer for a national company which specializes in HUD and Tax Credit education.
He holds numerous professional property management designations and currently holds the prestigious RHM designation from the National Center for Housing Management.
Paul has served on numerous boards and commissions that deal with real estate, property management and fair housing issues and is in demand as a speaker in the affordable housing industry.

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Drug Abuse In Multi-Family Properties: Signs, Symptoms, Consequences

Effects of Drug Abuse and Landlord Responsibility for Tenant Safety The most effective way to address illegal activity occurring on rental properties is a coordinated effort among police, landlords, and neighbors. Efforts are under way to e ...

  • Basic & Intermediate
  • 60 Mins
  • Sep 27, 2019
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Fair housing: What Everyone Should Know

We will cover the protected classes and how they are applied in daily operations of property. Covered will be reasonable accommodation. Understanding disability and the procedures for granting reasonable accommodation, especially when it in ...

  • Basic & Intermediate
  • 60 Mins
  • Oct 11, 2019
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PREPARE FOR A REAC INSPECTION: NEW RULE PROPOSALS AND NON-INDUSTRY STANDARD REPAIR RULES (2019 EDITION)

REAC Inspection Training 2019: New Rule Proposals and Non-Industry Standard (NIS) Repair Rules  "This program will have real life examples of what to look for and how to correct any deficiencies. “A picture is worth a thousand words.” Thi ...

  • Basic & Intermediate
  • 75 Mins
  • Oct 30, 2019
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Best Practices: How to deal with Hoarding, Resident Harassment, Unauthorized Pets and Tenant, Drugs, Noise Complaints and other Management Issues

This webinar covers many of the common issues facing property managers and property owners today. Paul will go over how to correctly document various tenant violations and strategies and techniques for documenting and solving resident viola ...

  • Basic & Intermediate
  • 60 Mins
  • Nov 13, 2019
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REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION & COMPLIANCE: DISABILITY, VERIFICATIONS AND SERVICE/ASSISTIVE ANIMALS

Know the process used in considering a reasonable accommodationReasonable accommodation is one of fair housing’s “hot topics”. This typically accounts for over 50% of the fair housing complaints to HUD in the past year. Reasonable accommoda ...

  • Basic & Intermediate
  • 90 Mins
  • Nov 26, 2019
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FAIR HOUSING FOR MAINTENANCE STAFF

Learn How to Train Your Maintenance Staff to Avoid Fair Housing Violations HUD requires that all maintenance employees receive training in fair housing. Over 60 percent of fair housing violations reported to HUD come from some sort of maint ...

  • Basic & Intermediate
  • 75 Mins
  • Dec 03, 2019
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DEALING WITH THE PANDEMIC OF BED BUGS & PESTS USING IPM METHOD

HUD Requirement & Compliance - Eliminate Bed Bug Infestations Before They Become a Serious Health and Compliance Headache  With bed bug infestations being a serious problem throughout the country. Bed bugs are once again making a comeback ...

  • Basic & Intermediate
  • 60 Mins
  • Dec 10, 2019
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Conducting a Successful Tenant Interview

The essence of the responsibility of every property manager, agent and owner of a HUD assisted housing development is to ensure that eligible families lease the correct units and pay the correct amount of rent. The most important contribut ...

  • Basic & Intermediate
  • 60 Mins
  • Dec 19, 2019
On-Demand Webinar

FAIR HOUSING FOR MAINTENANCE STAFF

Learn How to Train Your Maintenance Staff to Avoid Fair Housing Violations HUD requires that all maintenance employees receive training in fair housing. Over 60 percent of fair housing violations reported to HUD come from some sort of maint ...

  • Basic & Intermediate
  • 75 Mins
On-Demand Webinar

Best Practices: How to deal with Hoarding, Resident Harassment, Unauthorized Pets and Tenant, Drugs, Noise Complaints and other Management Issues

This webinar covers many of the common issues facing property managers and property owners today. Paul will go over how to correctly document various tenant violations and strategies and techniques for documenting and solving resident viola ...

  • Basic & Intermediate
  • 60 Mins