Fair Housing Program


A Florida federal court has considered whether a business website is a place of public accommodation within the meaning of the Americans with Disabilities Act ("ADA").

Robert Gumson ("Gumson") is a blind individual who sought to use southwest.com ("Website"), a website operated by Southwest Airlines ("Airline"). The Airline, the nation's...

A Virginia federal court has considered how the federal Fair Housing Act's ("Act") two-year statute of limitations affects a lawsuit based on a builder's failure to comply with construction standards set forth in the Act.

Tonya Moseke ("Moseke") suffers from juvenile rheumatoid arthritis which requires her to use a motorized scooter. Moseke is considered...

A Texas federal court has considered whether a developer is liable under the Americans with Disabilities Act ("ADA") for failing to make a model home which was used as a sales office accessible to individuals suffering from a disability.

Patricia and Pat Sapp ("Sapps") both suffer from medical conditions which require them to use wheelchairs. The Sapps were...


Get Involved

Here are some things you and your REALTOR® association can do to recognize Fair Housing Month:

  • Sponsor a local Fair Housing Month poster contest. Afterward, make association calendars out of the artwork.
  • Publish the REALTOR® Fair Housing Declaration and post it in your office and/or association.
  • Use the Fair Housing Proclamation and have your local government proclaim April as Fair Housing Month.
  • Display the 2017 Fair Housing Focus Poster in your office and/or association.