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2015 Meeting and Event Dates

2014 Meeting and Event Dates

Mon Jan 20, 2014 6:00pm – 7:00pm Valley Rental Housing Council – DINNER – 30 Sangers Lane, Staunton, VA, United States
7:00pm – 8:00pm Valley Rental Housing Council – MEETING – 30 Sangers Lane, Staunton, VA, United States – Hometown Grill Buffet
Wed Feb 12, 2014 11:30am – 1:00pm Valley Rental Housing Council Meeting (Lunch Provided – Date Confirmed) – Panera Bread, Red Top Orchard Road, Waynesboro, VA, United States
Wed Mar 19, 2014 11:30am – 1:00pm Valley Rental Housing Council Meeting – Lunch Provided – Panera Bread, Red Top Orchard Road, Waynesboro, VA, United States
Wed Apr 16, 2014 11:30am – 1:00pm Valley Rental Housing Council Meeting – Panera Bread, Red Top Orchard Road, Waynesboro, VA, United States
Wed May 7, 2014 8:00am – 4:30pm Marketing Seminar in Harrisonburg, hosted by SVAA – Eagle Carpet, Peach Grove Avenue, Harrisonburg, VA, United States
Tue May 27, 2014 11:30am – 1:00pm VRHC Meeting – Bed Bugs, Termites & Stink Bugs, OH MY! (lunch provided) – Panera Bread, Red Top Orchard Road, Waynesboro, VA, United States
Thu Jun 26, 2014 10:00am – 1:00pm Fair Housing Certification Class – Frontier Ridge Apartments – Clubhouse, Frontier Drive, Staunton, VA
Wed Jul 16, 2014 11:30am – 1:00pm VRHC Meeting – HUD Updates (Lunch Provided) – Panera Bread, Red Top Orchard Road, Waynesboro, VA, United States
Fri Aug 8, 2014 8:30am – 10:00am VRHC Morning Coffee – 8/8/14 – Panera Bread, Red Top Orchard Road, Waynesboro, VA, United States
Mon Sep 15, 2014 8:00am – 4:00pm Landlord/Tenant Conference and Update – Stonewall Jackson Hotel, South Market Street, Staunton, VA, United States
Wed Oct 15, 2014 11:30am – 1:00pm Valley Rental Housing Council Meeting – Lunch Provided! – Panera Bread, Red Top Orchard Road, Waynesboro, VA, United States
Wed Nov 12, 2014 11:30am – 1:00pm Valley Rental Housing Council Meeting – Lunch Provided! – Panera Bread, Red Top Orchard Road, Waynesboro, VA, United States

2013 Meeting and Event Dates

Thu Jan 24, 2013 9:00am – 1:00pm Fair Housing Seminar – 1316 Barterbrook Road, Staunton, VA
Mon Feb 4, 2013 11:30am – 1:00pm Member Meeting 11:30-1pm – Staunton Shoneys
Mon Mar 4, 2013 11:30am – 1:00pm Member Meeting – MID-DAY Meeting – Staunton Shoneys
Mon Apr 8, 2013 6:00pm – 8:00pm Member Meeting at Staunton Shoneys – 30 Sangers Ln, Staunton, VA
Mon May 13, 2013 11:30am – 1:00pm Members meeting – Waynesboro Golden Corral – 51 Apple Tree Lane Waynesboro, VA 22980
Mon Jun 10, 2013 11:30am – 1:00pm Members Meeting at Staunton Shoneys – Staunton Shoneys, 30 Sangers Lane, Staunton VA 24401
Mon Jul 15, 2013 6:00pm – 7:00pm Board Meeting (Hometown Buffet / Formerly Sta. Shoneys)
6:00pm – 8:00pm Member Meeting – Hometown Buffet (formerly Staunton Shoneys) – 30 Sangers Lane, Staunton, VA 24401
Mon Aug 12, 2013 11:30am – 1:00pm Member Meeting – Staunton Shoneys – 30 Sangers Lane, Staunton, VA 24401
Mon Sep 9, 2013 11:30am – 1:00pm Members Meeting (Seminar this month – may cancel) – 30 Sangers Lane, Staunton, VA 24401
Mon Oct 14, 2013 11:30am – 1:00pm Member meeting – Staunton Shoneys – 30 Sangers Lane, Staunton, VA 24401
Mon Nov 11, 2013 6:00pm – 8:00pm Member Meeting – Staunton Shoneys – 30 Sangers lane, Staunton, VA 24401
Wed Dec 11, 2013 6:00pm – 8:00pm Member Meeting & Voting – Hometown Buffet (formerly Staunton Shoneys)

2012 Meeting Dates & Special Topics

January 8: Mid-Day/Lunch Meeting 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
New Year Calendar Planning Meeting / Open Forum

February 6: Board Meeting 6:00 PM
February 6: Evening Meeting 6:00 Dinner (optional) 7:00 to 8:00 PM Meeting
Tax implications for landlords in 2012

March 5: Mid-Day/Lunch Meeting 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Vendor Showcase Cancelled due to Snow. Vendor Showcase will be rescheduled.

April 2: Mid-Day/Lunch Meeting 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Waynesboro City Police, Capt. Oliver and Sgt. Brian Edwards
Staunton City Police, Officer Lisa Klein

May 7: Evening Meeting 6:00 Dinner (optional) 7:00 to 8:00 PM Meeting
SAW Gang Prevention Task Force (Staunton/Augusta/Waynesboro)

June 4: Mid-Day/Lunch Meeting 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
HUD City & County

July 9: Board Meeting 11:00 AM
July 9: Mid-Day/Lunch Meeting 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Open Forum

August 6: Evening Meeting 6:00 Dinner (optional) 7:00 to 8:00 PM Meeting
K-9 Units / Shelters

September 17: All Day: Landlord/Tenant Conference
Registration Form will be posted online (check back here)

October 1: Mid-Day/Lunch Meeting 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Business Meeting and PurEnvironmental Solutions

November 5: Evening Meeting 6:00 Dinner (optional) 7:00 to 8:00 PM Meeting
Open Forum

December 3: Mid-Day/Lunch Meeting 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Fire Marshall

2011 Meeting Dates
& Special Topics

January 3 (Evening Meeting)
Didawick & Knopp, CPAs
Tax Law Changes facing landlords

February 7 (Evening Meeting)
Business Meeting – Special Topics
Columbia Retail Energy, Mid-Day meeting discussion, Dues updates, Leadership changes, and much more

March 7 (Mid-Day/Lunch Meeting)
Roundtables and Guest Speaker for our Members Who cannot attend evening meetings.

April 4 (Evening Meeting)
Business Meeting

May 2 (Lunch Meeting)
Business Meeting

June 6 (Evening Meeting)
Renters Insurance Special Topic
Guest Speaker Rebecca Coss of Old Dominion Insurance will present, followed by our regular business meeting.

July 11 (Lunch Meeting)
Collections of Non Payment of Rent – Special Topic
Guest Speaker will be Grant Richardson, Attorney http://www.garichardson.com) followed by our regular business meeting.

August 1 (Evening Meeting)
Waynesboro Fire Department Special Topics
Smoke Alarm Updates, Hoarding Risk, Means of Egress, etc followed by our regular business meeting.

September 5 (No Meeting-Labor Day)
Landlord/Tenant Conference is Sept 12th. Registration Form Online.

October 3 (Evening)
Resident Screening/Reference Sharing – Special Topic
A special committee will host this evening’s special topic.

November 7 (Lunch Meeting)
Leasing Seminar Part 2

December 5 (Evening)
New and Existing Members…
Get the most out of your Association Websites!
Special Guest Speaker Tracy Smith will show you tips & tricks for getting the most out of your Association websites! Learn how to post classified ads, including photo galleries of your properties and how to find valuable information from past Association meetings and presentations.

2010 Meeting Dates
& Special Topics

January 4- Didawick & Knopp, CPAs
Tax Law Changes facing landlords

February 1
Meeting Canceled – Inclement Weather

March 1 – Topics for Discussion:
Vacancy Rates; Area Rental Rates;
Pending Legislation for increasing Eviction Fees;
Discuss Advertising rate reduction plan.

April 5 – EPA Regulations Update
A special presentation by Vendor/Associate Member Sherwin Williams
includes information on new EPA regulations you and your contractors
will be required to meet before penetrating any painted surface after April 22, 2010

May 3 – Business Meeting
Guest Speaker: Ken Platt
Membership Dues Efforts; Remaining 2010 Calendar Planning (possible topics):

•Fire Dept
•Identity Theft
•Credit/criminal check
•Animal Control
•Waynesboro Court
•SAW – County Police
•Management Software

Begin Planning for Landlord/Tenant Conference and VLA Education Seminar at BRCC

June 7 – Business Meeting
Jim Meador – Financial Planning Software for Landlords
Membership Dues Efforts; Planning for the Landlord/Tenant Conference
and VLA Education Seminar

July 12 – Nomination of Vice President of VLA
Special Business Session – Nomination of Vice President of the Board, Michelle Smith (passed!)
New Waynesboro District Court Schedule and Fees
VAMA Report; Dates set for Landlord/Tenant Conference in Staunton, and Fair Housing Seminar at BRCC

August 2 – VLA Websites – “How To” Session
How to use the VLA Website for maximum return on your membership $$ – Tracy Smith
Regular Business Meeting

September 13 – Landlord Tenant Conference
Landlord/Tenant Conference in Staunton. Registration Form.

No regular business meeting in September due to the conference.

October 4 – Business Meeting and
Special Speaker: Foreclosures & Investment Opportunities
Topics for Discussion: Landlord Seminar co-sponsored with City of Staunton Police Dept, Recap; VLA/SVAA Fair Housing Education Seminar Oct 19th, Elections update; 2011 Dues rates discussion;
Mark Snyder, Broker/Investor (540-447-0599)

October 19 – Legislation & Fair Housing Seminar (Fair Housing Certification)

November 1 – Bed Bug Alert!
First of a 2-Part Series on Bed Bugs with
VAMA Director Patrick McCloud & Valley Termite

December 6- Bed Bug Alert!
Second of a 2-Part Series on Bed Bugs with
VAMA Director Patrick McCloud & Valley Termite

2009 Meeting Dates
& Special Topics

January 5 – Didawick & Knopp

February 2 – Open Forum

March 2 – Safe Rent

April 6 – Brian Gordon, Legislator

May 4 – VAMA President

June 1 – Vender Appreciation

July 13 – Lisa Klien – Crime Prevention, Staunton Police Dept.

August 3 – Open Forum

September 14 – Landlord Tenant Seminar 8-5 – Stonewall Jackson

October 5 – Brian Gorden State Lobbiest

November 2 -Lowe’s Paint Demonstration

December 7 – End of Year Business and Special Appreciation