Fair Housing Program
NAR backs a bill to give property owners a chance to correct accessibility issues before going to court. The bill passed the House on Feb. 15, 2018. Ian Roach, NAR Federal Policy Analyst, explains the details.
The House of Representatives voted to pass HR 620, the ADA Education and Reform Act, by a vote of 225-192.
Vermont’s highest court affirms trial court ruling that landlord did not have to accommodate tenant’s request for a support animal because the animal in question had exhibited aggressive behavior.
Join NAR’s commemoration of the Fair Housing Act. Watch this video to learn about the law, how it makes our industry and country stronger, and the work that is still to be done.
NAR recently wrote to the Department of Justice regarding their regulatory work on the accessibility of Web information under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
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.