HUD Issues Updates for Persons with LEP; Hostile Environment & Quid Pro Quo Harassment

The Department of Housing and Urban Development released two statements this week about added protections against housing discrimination: a new guidance on fair housing for people with limited English proficiency (LEP) and a rule addressing fair housing issues for victims of harassment and survivors of domestic violence. Speaking about the guidance for people with LEP, … Read more…

Refugees and Housing Discrimination – Fair Housing 5 for December 4, 2015

The resettlement of Syrian refugees has been at the top of the headlines in recent weeks, and so this week’s FH5 will focus on how the Fair Housing Act protects people from being discriminated against on the basis of their national origin. When most people think of protections from housing discrimination based on a person’s … Read more…