Overview on housing protections for people with disabilities and their families. Read More.
Discrimination in mortgage lending is prohibited by the federal Fair Housing Act. Read More.
Disability.gov is a clearinghouse of the U.S. federal government for information on disability programs and services nationwide. Read More.
The State Fair Housing Act makes it illegal to discriminate in housing because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, physical or mental handicaps, or family status (families with children). Read More.
Legal Aid of North Carolina provides about how the federal Fair Housing Act and the State Fair Housing Act affect people with disabilities. Read More.
Disability Rights NC provides a factsheet that covers the basics of fair housing, who fair housing law covers, reasonable accommodations and modifications, and service and comfort animals. Read More.
Disability Rights NC provides information about the Fair Housing Acts protections for those with service and companion animals including who is protected, what type of housing is covered, the meaning of reasonable accommodation, how to request accommodations, and what to do if an accommodation is denied. Read More.
Legal Aid of North Carolina provides information about tenant’s right Read More.
Legal Aid of North Carolina provides information about eligibility of public housing resident to seek rent freeze upon an increase of income. Read More.
Legal Aid of North Carolina provides information about landlord / tenant law including tenant’s duties, Read More.