April is Fair Housing Month and 2018 Marks the 50th Anniversary of the Fair Housing Act!




In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Fair Housing Act, ALL MEMBERS, are welcome and encouraged to meet at the Tom Hanafan Pavilion area on Thursday, April 5th at 10:30 a.m. to join hands across the Bob Kerry Pedestrian Bridge.




Fair Housing
Fair Housing

Fair Housing

I agree to:

Provide equal professional service without regard to the race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, handicap, familial status, or national origin of any prospective client, customer, or of the residents of any community.

Keep informed about fair housing law and practices, improving my clients' and customers' opportunities and my business.

Develop advertising that indicates that everyone is welcome and no one is excluded;, expanding my client's and customer's opportunities to see, buy, or lease property.

Inform my clients and customers about their rights and responsibilities under the fair housing laws by providing brochures and other information.

Document my efforts to provide professional service, which will assist me in becoming a more responsive and successful REALTOR.

Refuse to tolerate non-compliance

Learn about those who are different from me, and celebrate those differences

Take a positive approach to fair housing practices and aspire to follow the spirit as well as the letter of the law.

Develop and implement fair housing practices for my firm to carry out the spirit of this declaration.

Fair Housing Public Announcement

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT

Look Here!Southwest Iowa Association of REALTORS announces


FAIR HOUSING MONTH

April is Fair Housing Month!


APRIL MARKS THE 50th ANNIVERSARY OF TITLE EIGHT OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS ACT OF 1968, KNOWN AS THE FAIR HOUSING ACT. IT IS UNLAWFUL TO LEASE OR SELL PROPERTY ON THE BASIS OF RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, SEX, HANDICAP, FAMILIAL STATUS OR NATIONAL ORIGIN. JOIN THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS AND ITS MORE THAN 1,700 LOCAL BOARDS IN CELEBRATING FAIR HOUSING MONTH AND ITS "MANY NEIGHBORHOODS-ONE AMERICA" THEME. KNOW YOUR HOUSING RIGHTS.

Before Fair Housing Act Timeline

Fair Housing Timeline 1930 - 2010

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Click for Fair Housing Timeline from 1930 - 2010
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