ERIC Number: ED201734
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Nov
Reference Count: 0
The Knowledgeable Tenant. Teaching Low-Income Consumers a Logical Approach to Renting.
Shurtz, Mary Ann; LeFlore, Ann Becker
This module, one of six on teaching consumer matters to low-income groups, focuses on helping clients make wise choices about housing. It reviews factors to consider in selecting an apartment and discusses the laws in Virginia which relate to housing. Methods for helping clients learn more about housing and housing regulations are also discussed. Sections on federally assisted programs, the Virginia Fair Housing Law, and laws pertaining to mobile home lot rental are also included. Related materials available on a free-loan basis from the Virginia Office of Consumer Affairs and phone numbers of other sources of related information and assistance conclude the document. (CT)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner; Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Virginia State Dept. of Welfare, Richmond.
Authoring Institution: Virginia State Dept. of Agriculture and Consumer Services, Richmond, VA.
Identifiers: Rental Property; Virginia
Note: For related documents see CE 028 469-474 and CE 029 045-051.