CMS Quality System Highlighted by NQA, Global Certification Body for ISO 9001:2015

CMS Quality System Highlighted by NQA, Global Certification Body for ISO 9001:2015 CMS’s journey to become and stay compliant with ISO 9001: 2015, the International Standard for Quality Management Systems, was recently highlighted on the NQA website. In June 2024, just 11 months after our initial…

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HUD’s Green and Resilient Retrofit Program’s Benchmarking Initiative

HUD’s Green and Resilient Retrofit Program’s Benchmarking InitiativeHUD introduced a free benchmarking process aimed at multifamily Owners and Management Agents, with $42 million allocated to support their participation. The initiative will support efforts to lower energy costs as well as…

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HUD Multifamily HOTMA Training Videos Now Available

HUD Multifamily HOTMA Training Videos Now AvailableThree HOTMA training videos have been posted to HUD’s Multifamily HOTMA training page: Implementation Overview Net Family Assets Determining Income The following videos are planned to be released on HUD’s Multifamily HOTMA training…

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Implementation Guidance: Sections 102 and 104 of the Housing Opportunity Through Modernization Act of 2016 (HOTMA) – HUD Notice 2023-10

Implementation Guidance: Sections 102 and 104 of the Housing Opportunity Through Modernization Act of 2016 (HOTMA) – HUD Notice 2023-10HUD Released Notice 2023-10 on September 29, 2023 to provide more guidance around implementing Housing Opportunity Modernization Act (HOTMA) requirements. The…

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30-Day Notification Requirement Prior to Termination of Lease for Nonpayment of Rent Proposed Rule Publishes

30-Day Notification Requirement Prior to Termination of Lease for Nonpayment of Rent Proposed Rule PublishesFrom HUD Multifamily: On December 1, HUD published a 30-Day Notification Requirement Prior to Termination of Lease for Nonpayment of Rent Notice of Proposed Rulemaking in the Federal Register…

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CMS is Partnering with AHMA-WA to Provide HOTMA and MOR Trainings

CMS is Partnering with AHMA-WA to Provide HOTMA and MOR TrainingsJoin the CMS multifamily compliance experts to discuss updates regarding the Housing Opportunities Through Modernization Act (HOTMA) and Management and Occupancy Reviews (MORs). These events are provided in partnership with AHMA of…

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New Resource: Multifamily Disaster Preparedness Plan Template

New Resource: Multifamily Disaster Preparedness Plan TemplateOn October 19, 2023, HUD Multifamily shared a template for Owners and Management Agents to use as a resource to help create a property-specific plan to protect resident life and safety during a disaster. The Multifamily Disaster…

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Reminder: NSPIRE Went Into Effect on October 1, 2023 for the Multifamily Portfolio

October 12, 2023In News, Uncategorized1 MinuteReminder: NSPIRE Went Into Effect on October 1, 2023 for the Multifamily PortfolioHUD provided clarification regarding NSPIRE inspections in response to a previous HUD industry email. NSPIRE inspections officially began on October 1, 2023, for the…

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Social Security Announces 3.2 Percent Benefit Increase for 2024

Social Security Announces 3.2 Percent Benefit Increase for 2024Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits for more than 71 million Americans will increase 3.2 percent in 2024, the Social Security Administration announced on October 12, 2023. On average, Social Security…

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CMS is Now ISO 9001:2015 Certified by NQA

September 19, 2023In News, Uncategorized3 MinutesCMS is Now ISO 9001:2015 Certified by NQACMS, a national leader in multifamily property compliance monitoring, announced its Quality Management System (QMS) is now ISO 9001:2015 certified by NQA, a leading global independently accredited…

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CMS is Now Performing MORs for the State of Missouri on Behalf of MHDC

June 2, 2023In HUD Announcements, News, Uncategorized2 MinutesCMS is Now Performing MORs for the State of Missouri on Behalf of MHDC As of May 1, 2023, Contract Management Services (CMS) entered into a subcontract to perform Management and Occupancy Reviews (MORs) for the state of Missouri by the…

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HUD Memo on Fire Hazards and Prevention Tips for Electric Scooters and Bikes

April 12, 2023In HUD Announcements, News, Uncategorized1 MinutesHUD Memo on Fire Hazards and Prevention Tips for Electric Scooters and BikesThe U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has released a memorandum to increase awareness and provide information regarding fire hazards and…

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