Fair Housing Program
Real estate professionals deal with fair housing issues nearly every day. But there are a few items that may surprise you about the passage of this landmark legislation.
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Federal appeals court returns matter to lower court to consider whether ad promoting rental unit as a "great bachelor pad" violated the federal Fair Housing Act.
A little over a year ago, Ryan Conrad, CEO of the Lehigh Valley Association of REALTORS®, Pa., got a phone call that made him clear his calendar and convene his executive committee: Twenty-four members were on the verge of...
The housing market isn't back to normal quite yet, but there are several positive signs in the recovery. That's according to Senate testimony from Edward DeMarco, the acting director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency.
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.