How To Prevent Housing Discrimination Based On Sexual Orientation
This month's issue of Fair Housing Coach focuses on avoiding discrimination claims based on sexual orientation. Federal fair housing law does not ban discrimination based on sexual orientation, but many fair housing experts believe that the federal law may be amended to include sexual orientation in coming years.
Meanwhile, many communities are subject to state, county, and municipal laws protecting sexual orientation. And many more may be covered this year as state and local lawmakers around the country weigh measures to ban discrimination based on sexual orientation.