Fair Housing

Our Department implements regulations and guidelines established by The U. S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD) - Office of Fair Housing & Equal Opportunity (FHEO).

Our Mission

Eliminate housing discrimination, promote economic opportunity, and achieve diverse, inclusive communities by leading the nation to the enforcement, administration, development, and public understanding of federal fair housing policies and laws.

The Fair Housing & Equal Opportunity Act protects people from discrimination on the basis of:

  • Race
  • Color
  • Sex
  • National Origin
  • Disability
  • Familial Status