Compliance

Fair housing for maintenance professionals

Fair Housing Training For Maintenance – A Prerequisite

Fair Housing training for maintenance professionals is a compliance prerequisite.  Housing providers sometimes overlook this need.  Often they are the first team members who arrive after a maintenance call comes in.  They interact with residents on a regular basis.  Kindness and courtesy can often be misinterpreted.  We want kindness and courtesy to always be maintained.  …

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Fair Housing Advertising Guidelines

Fair Housing Advertising – Guidelines To Compliance

Fair Housing advertising guidelines are a must when developing your marketing and advertising content. Fair Housing issues and violations are more common than you may think.  HUD provides advertising guidelines for compliance which this article covers. In case you’re asking yourself why you should read this particular article, the fact is that if you work …

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COVID Fair Housing

COVID-19 & Fair Housing

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) has come up in Fair Housing conversations with property management companies. Where does Fair Housing apply when dealing with COVID-19 issues and where does it not? In this post, we address the HUD Statement.

Sexual Harassment Claims - Best Practices For Compliance

Sexual Harassment Claims – Best Practices For Compliance

Sexual Harassment Allegations Sexual harassment allegations are a serious matter.   The Department of Justice and HUD are working together in a task force to investigate and prosecute cases of sexual harassment in housing. As serious (and expensive) as allegations of sexual harassment are for employers, housing providers have even wider concerns since housing providers need …

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