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Owners of multifamily housing beware | Lexology

Owners of multifamily housing beware | Lexology | Fair Housing | Scoop.it
Owners and developers of multifamily housing beware—you may be held responsible for your architect's oversight. A growing number of state and…
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Know your rights under the Fair Housing Act before you sue

A recent Virginia case offers a cautionary tale for disabled people and their homeowners associations.
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Always good advice, yes . . . ?

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All's Not Fair in Housing - nwitimes.com

All's Not Fair in Housing
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A recent report shows an increase in housing discrimination complaints in 2012, in addition to a “marked spike” in harassment complaints.
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HUD Launches Trans-Inclusive Fair Housing App

HUD Launches Trans-Inclusive Fair Housing App | Fair Housing | Scoop.it
Reciently, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) unveiled the first housing discrimination mobile application (app).  The app provides a quick and easy way to learn about your ...

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People that have been discriminated against have always been able to file complaints with HUD for resolution. What do you think of this move toward eaiser access and tech savvy access to learn fair housing rights and file complaints from a mobile app?

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GayRealEstate.com Reports a Majority of States Still Allow Housing Discrimination against Gays

GayRealEstate.com Reports a Majority of States Still Allow Housing Discrimination against Gays | Fair Housing | Scoop.it
It seems hard to believe in 2013, but according to GayRealEstate.com there are still scores of states in the U.S. where a person can be denied housing because they are gay or lesbian ~ see where your state stands.

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U.S. Government Trying Harder To Fight Housing Discrimination

U.S. Government Trying Harder To Fight Housing Discrimination | Fair Housing | Scoop.it
HUD's recent Disparate Impact Rule helps to strengthen the Fair Housing Act and eliminate discrimination in housing. (U.S.

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Housing Discrimination in 1950s America_ All the Way Home (1957)

Housing Discrimination in 1950s America_ All the Way Home (1957)

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U.S. Supreme Court may hear Mt. Holly housing case

U.S. Supreme Court may hear Mt. Holly housing case | Fair Housing | Scoop.it
Santos Cruz says he has waited "in limbo" for 13 years as Mount Holly officials moved forward with plans to demolish his rowhouse and the rest of the 330 homes in his impoverished neighborhood to make room for a market-rate housing development.
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Dipsarate Impact SCOTUS update . . .

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Take the Mt. Holly Case

Take the Mt. Holly Case | Fair Housing | Scoop.it
The Supreme Court is scheduled to consider at conference next Thursday whether to grant review in Township of Mt. Holly v. Mt.
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Let's get the disparate impact question answered please!

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Indianapolis gets $1.42M in Fair Housing agreement - WRTV Indianapolis

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Indianapolis gets $1.42M in Fair Housing agreement
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In a groundbreaking deal, Wells Fargo has pledged to provide $27 million to the National Fair Housing Alliance which will go to 19 cities including Indianapolis.
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DOJ Resolves Yet Another Fair Housing Act Case With Allegations of Familial Status Discrimination : Fair Housing Defense

Continuing a series of cases concerning familial status discrimination, earlier this week the Department of Justice (DOJ) announced the settlement of (DOJ Resolves Yet Another Fair Housing Act Case With Allegations of Familial Status Discrimination...

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Bloomberg Businessweek’s Racist Cover Dismisses Housing Discrimination Against Communities of Color

Bloomberg Businessweek’s Racist Cover Dismisses Housing Discrimination Against Communities of Color | Fair Housing | Scoop.it
To illustrate its cover story about the housing market’s recovery in Phoenix, last week’s Bloomberg Businessweek cover depicted four black and Latino caricatures with obscenely exaggerated features, celebrating in a house filled with...

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Fair Housing Rules Updated to Address Boom-Bust Era Discrimination

Fair Housing Rules Updated to Address Boom-Bust Era Discrimination | Fair Housing | Scoop.it
Addressing discrimination during the housing market's boom-bust period, a Fair Housing Act update specifically addresses loan servicing and financial assistance.
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Wells Fargo, fair housing advocates reach agreement after federal housing ... - Dallas Morning News (blog)

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