Disabled Renters' Housing Rights
If you have a disability, you should understand the laws when you rent a house or apartment.
Housing Discrimination Prohibited by Federal Laws
Federal law prohibits discrimination based on many factors, including race, religion, national origin, familial status, disability, and sex.
Housing Discrimination Prohibited by State and Local Law
Your state or local fair housing law may prohibit some types of discrimination that aren't covered by federal law.
Tenant Rights Against Sexual Orientation Discrimination
Know your renter's rights if a landlord won't rent to you because you are gay or lesbian.
Legal and Illegal Reasons Landlords May Turn Rental Applicants Down
What a landlord can and cannot ask you when you're applying for a rental.
Can the Landlord Legally Refuse to Make Space for My Physical Therapy?
Fighting Rental Housing Discrimination FAQ
What types of housing discrimination are renters protected from?
How to Fight Housing Discrimination
Fair housing complaints and other options available to tenants who feel they have been unlawfully discriminated against
Here's what you can do if your landlord is retaliating against you for asserting a legal right, such as complaining to the building inspector about an unsafe apartment
Can I Sue My Landlord for Housing Discrimination?
How to sue your landlord for illegal discrimination.
Where Can Tenants Turn for Help?
Learn about the various resources tenants have for help with legal problems.
State Guides to Tenant Rights and Landlord-Tenant Law
Find help brochures and resources on tenant rights in your state.