Disability

August 2009 Coach's Quiz

July 31, 2009    

We have given you seven rules on how to avoid discrimination complaints by individuals with disabilities that are not obvious or apparent. Now let's look at how the rules might apply in the real world. Take the COACH's Quiz to see what you have learned.

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How To Handle Special Parking Requests

January 10, 2009    

This month, we are going to focus on how to handle parking requests as reasonable accommodations for residents with disabilities. The Fair Housing Act (FHA) requires communities to make exceptions to rules, policies, practices, or services as a reasonable accommodation to afford a resident with...

January 2009 Coach's Quiz

January 1, 2009    

We have given you five rules on how to handle parking-related accommodation requests. Now let's look at how the rules might apply in the real world. Take the COACH'S QUIZ to see what you have learned.

INSTRUCTIONS: Each of the following questions has only one correct...

How To Handle Transfer Requests From Residents With Disabilities

November 10, 2008    

This month, the focus is on complying with fair housing requirements when faced with a request from a resident with a disability to transfer to a particular unit within a community.

November 2008 Coach's Quiz

October 31, 2008    

We have given you eight rules on how on comply with fair housing requirements when faced with a request from a resident with a disability to transfer to a particular unit within a community. Now let's look at how the rules might apply in the real world. Take the COACH'S QUIZ to...

Prevent Claims Based On Disability Discrimination

July 9, 2008    

This month, we are going to review fair housing law pertaining to individuals with disabilities. If you find it challenging to understand and comply with all the fair housing rules applicable to individuals with disabilities, you are not alone. According to HUD's most recent annual report,...

July 2008 Coach's Quiz

June 30, 2008    

We have given you six rules on how to prevent disability discrimination claims under fair housing law. Now let's look at how the rules might apply in the real world. Take the COACH'S QUIZ to see what you have learned.

INSTRUCTIONS: Each of the following questions has...

Ensuring Compliance With FHA's Design And Construction Requirements

March 9, 2008    

As part of its protections against discrimination on the basis of disability, the Fair Housing Act (FHA) aims to improve accessibility for people with disabilities by imposing seven design and construction requirements on certain multifamily communities—generally speaking, those that...

March 2008 Coach's Quiz

March 1, 2008    

We have given you seven rules on the FHA's design and construction standards. Now let's look at how the rules might apply in the real world. Take the COACH's Quiz to see what you have learned.

INSTRUCTIONS: Each of the following questions has only one correct...

Coach's Quiz

October 31, 2007