Housing Consumers

Tenants’ Rights Handbook
Housing Consumers

Tenants’ Rights Handbook

The Tenants’ Rights Handbook is for residential tenants in Texas and is published as a public service by the Texas Young Lawyers Association and...
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HUD Fact Sheet: Protecting Persons from Housing Discrimination Based on Actual or Perceived Shared Ancestry or Ethnic Characteristics
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HUD Fact Sheet: Protecting Persons from Housing Discrimination Based on...

According to the HUD FACT SHEET: Protecting Persons from Housing Discrimination Based on Actual or Perceived Shared Ancestry or Ethnic Characteristics (September 28, 2023),...
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FLYER: Limited English Proficiency
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FLYER: Limited English Proficiency

THE ROAD TO FAIR HOUSING SHOULD NOT HAVE BARRIERS BASED ON LANGUAGE The federal Fair Housing Act can apply in cases where a housing...
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FLYER: Religion Discrimination
Housing Consumers

FLYER: Religion Discrimination

WHEN THEY OPEN THEIR EYES... THEY SHOULD NOT SEE DISCRIMINATION Under the federal Fair Housing Act, it is unlawful to discriminate in the rental...
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HUD Memo: Ensuring Fair Housing Amidst Ongoing Religious Discrimination in the United States
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HUD Memo: Ensuring Fair Housing Amidst Ongoing Religious Discrimination in...

According to HUD Memo: Ensuring Fair Housing Amidst Ongoing Religious Discrimination in the United States (May 25, 2023), federal law prohibits discrimination based on...
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FLYER: Home Appraisals
Housing Consumers

FLYER: Home Appraisals

THE FAIR HOUSING ACT APPLIES TO HOME APPRAISALS The federal Fair Housing Act makes in unlawful for any person or other entity engaged in...
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FLYER: Lending Discrimination Against Women on Maternity Leave
Housing Consumers

FLYER: Lending Discrimination Against Women on Maternity Leave

Under the federal Fair Housing Act, it is unlawful for mortgage lenders to deny or delay loans to working women because they are pregnant...
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FLYER: Online Advertising
Housing Consumers

FLYER: Online Advertising

IF YOU ARE LOOKING FOR RENTAL HOUSING ONLINE… Then you should know that it is illegal for rental housing advertisements to indicate a preference,...
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FLYER: LGBTQ+ Protections
Housing Consumers

FLYER: LGBTQ+ Protections

THE ROAD TO FAIR HOUSING SHOULD NOT HAVE BARRIERS BASED ON GENDER IDENTITY OR SEXUAL ORIENTATION On June 15, 2020, the United States Supreme...
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