The Fair Housing Act is a subsection of the Civil Rights Act of 1968. As amended, the act prohibits discrimination in the sale, rental, and financing of dwellings, and in other housing-related transactions, based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, familial status, and disability.
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Fair Housing Act and People with Disabilities: Know Your Rights
People with disabilities are protected under the Fair Housing Act (the Act). The Act applies to landlords, co-ops and condos, and all multi-family housing, and requires reasonable accommodation and reasonable modifications. The City of Greeley is committed to fair housing for all protected classes. Know your rights.