Your Housing Rights

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There is a law that protects people with disabilities in housing. This law is called the Fair Housing Act. Because of this law, landlords cannot refuse to rent to you because you or someone in your family has a disability.

Reasonable Accommodations in Housing

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The Fair Housing Act says that landlords, sellers, and homeowner’s associations cannot discriminate against people with disabilities. This means that they cannot refuse to rent to you because you or your family member has a disability