News Release

Fair Housing Seminar to be held on June 19, 2014
Posted: 6/5/2014 11:00 AM

Lafayette, Louisiana, - Neighborhood Counseling Services and the REALTOR® Association of Acadiana will sponsor the annual Landlord/Tenant Rights and Responsibilities Fair Housing Seminar.  This year’s event will be held on Thursday, June 19, 2014 from 8:15 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. at the Clifton Chenier Center, located at 220 West Willow, Bldg. C.

Presenters will include Marilyn Leufroy, Louisiana Attorney General’s Office, Judge Douglas J. Saloom, Lafayette City Court and Gregory L. Landry, Acadiana Legal Service Corporation. This seminar will cover the following topics:  Fair Housing Laws, leasing agreements, eviction procedures, deposits, property maintenance, grievance procedures, management liabilities, and other related topics.  Renters, landlords, property managers, realtors, housing counselors, housing advocates, potential home owners, as well as, the general public are encouraged to attend.  This seminar is a free event.

Seating is limited, so please call Neighborhood Counseling Services at (337) 291-5450 for additional information and/or to pre-register.

Neighborhood Counseling Services is a section of Lafayette Consolidated Government, Community Development Department Human Services Division.