Familial Status/Age

Familial Status/Age

September 2009 Coach's Quiz

August 31, 2009    

We have given you six rules on complying with fair housing law in the management of your common areas and amenities. 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...

Preventing Discrimination Claims Based On Occupancy Standards

July 9, 2009    

This month, Fair Housing Coach focuses on a potential source of discrimination complaints based on familial status—your occupancy standards.

July 2009 Coach's Quiz

June 30, 2009    

We have given you seven rules on how to avoid discrimination complaints based on familial status arising from your occupancy 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:...

How To Comply With Fair Housing Law In Senior Communities

October 9, 2008    

This month's issue focuses on the rules that senior communities must follow to qualify as housing for “older persons” under federal fair housing law. Senior communities that comply with strict technical requirements are exempt from the general rules that protect families with...

October 2008 Coach's Quiz

September 30, 2008    

We have given you six rules to comply with fair housing law in senior communities. 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...

Renting To Families With Children: Complying With Fair Housing, Lead-Paint Laws

May 9, 2008    

The Fair Housing Act (FHA) bans housing discrimination based on familial status. Therefore, your community may not exclude families with children under 18, unless you comply with strict rules governing senior communities.

May 2008 Coach's Quiz

April 30, 2008    

We have given you seven rules on how to comply with fair housing law when dealing with families with children. 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...

Avoiding Trouble When Dealing with Single Mothers with Children

October 4, 2006    

This month, we're going to look at how to avoid fair housing trouble when dealing with single mothers with children.

October 2006 Coach's Quiz

September 30, 2006    

We've given you some rules to follow to help you avoid fair housing trouble when dealing with single mothers with children. Now let's look at how the rules might apply in the real world. Take the COACH's Quiz to see what you've learned.

INSTRUCTIONS: Each of...