Avoiding Discriminatory Practices in Your Tenant Screening

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For property managers, adhering to the Fair Housing Act (FHA) is an integral part of the rental...

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Legislation Affecting the Screening of Tenants
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Federal Trade Commission Highlights

This week, the FTC published their annual “highlights”. These highlights showcase what the FTC...

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HUDs New Ruling on Fair Housing Standards

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May 15, 2018

Avoiding Discriminatory Practices in Your Tenant Screening

We hear about discrimination all the time; as much as we would like to pretend that it doesn’t exist, it’s something that plagues the world around us and the rental housing industry is not excluded. Some may think that simply screening applicants remove prejudices from their rental process, but discrimination can still find its way into the tenant screening process. By expanding your knowledge in this area, you can better avoid discriminatory practices in your tenant screening.

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