Crime Free Multi-Housing Program

Keeping Illegal activity out of rental property

Register for Crime Free Multi-Housing Program

Crime Free Multi-Housing Program Manual

Benefits:

  • A stable, more satisfied tenant base.
  • Increased demand for rental units with a reputation for active management.
  • Lower maintenance and repair costs.
  • Increased property values.
  • Improved personal safety for tenants, landlords, and managers.

Costs of Drug Activity in Rental Property:

When drug criminals and other destructive tenants operate out of rental property, neighborhoods suffer and landlords pay a high price. That price may include:

  • Decline in property values — particularly when the activity begins affecting the reputation of the neighborhood.
  • Property damage arising from abuse, retaliation, neglect, or from police raids.
  • Fire resulting from manufacturing or growing operations.
  • Civil penalties, including temporary closure of the property — or even property seizure.
  • Loss of rent during eviction and repair periods.
  • Fear and frustration when dealing with dangerous and threatening tenants.
  • Increased resentment and anger between neighbors and property managers.
  • The loss of other valued tenants.

The Crime Free Multi-Housing Program Will Teach You:

I. Prevention and Applicant Screening

  • How code compliance (preparing the property) can protect your rights as a landlord.
  • Benefits of applicant screening.
  • Tips to strengthen rental agreements.
  • How to become a proactive property manager.
  • Maintaining a fire safe environment.
  • Development of life safety awareness.

II. Drug Nuisance Abatement

  • Warning signs of drug activity.
  • Actions you must take if you discover your tenant or tenant’s guests are conducting illegal activities at your property.
  • Role of the police.
  • Crisis resolution and the eviction process.

III. Resource Materials

  • A 170-page manual with additional community resources for tenants, landlords, and property managers.
  • A manual addressing fire and life safety awareness for tenants, landlords, and property managers.
  • Many other FREE materials will be available at class time.
  • One of the tools of the Crime Free Multi-Housing Program is the Crime Free Lease Addendum.

And best of all … the training is FREE!!

List of fully certified properties:

  • Aria Luxury Apartments, 4500 Kentsfield Lane, Columbia, MO 65201 – (573) 815-7300
  • Midtown by Brookside, East Walnut Street, Columbia, MO 65201 – (573) 815-7457
  • Brookside Downtown, 120 South Tenth Street, Columbia, MO 65201 – (573) 815-7458
  • Townhomes by Brookside, 400 West Old Plank Road, Columbia, MO 65203 – (573) 815-7455
  • Brookside Downtown on Elm, 825 Elm Street, Columbia, MO 65201 – (573) 815-7456
  • Deerfield Apartments, 1516 Sylvan Lane #1, Columbia, MO 65202 – (573) 886-8638
  • Columbia Crossing Apartments, 2206 Whitegate Drive, Columbia, MO 65202 – (573) 614-7033

Upcoming training dates:

  • Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at the CPD Regional Training Center, 5001 E. Meyer Industrial Drive
    • Click here to register.

For further information contact:

Officer Jason McClintic
Office: (573) 874-7426
Email: Jason.McClintic@CoMo.gov

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