Dealing With Tenants Who Have an Addiction to Drugs or Alcohol
Learn how fair housing rules affect renting to tenants with an alcohol or drug problem or history.
The Fair Housing Act's Protected Classes: What Landlords Need to Know
Learn what groups of people are protected under federal anti-discrimination law.
Housing Discrimination Complaints: What Landlords Need to Know
Learn when it makes sense to hire a discrimination lawyer.
Who's Protected Against Familial Status Discrimination?
Understand federal discrimination laws when it comes to renting to tenants with children.
State Fair Housing Agencies
Get the basics on the housing discrimination complaint process in your state.
Does the Federal Fair Housing Act Apply to Your Rental Property?
Learn federal fair housing law exemptions for different types of rental properties.
HUD Guidance Memo on Landlords’ Use of Arrest and Conviction Records
Whether and how landlords can use information from an existing or prospective tenant’s criminal history was the subject of an April 3, 2016 “guidance” memo from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).