National origin

Protected Class
This category refers to "the country where a person was born, or, more broadly, the country from which his or her ancestors came." Fair Housing Act of 1968.

Fair Housing Guide for Landlords and Property Managers

created on Mon, 2017-09-11   •   updated on Mon, 2017-09-11
This 12-page booklet from the Housing Equality Center of Pennsylvania outlines fair housing riesponsibilities for landlords and property managers. It provides information about the laws, advertising, disability rights, families with children, etc. 2015 Republished with permission from Housing Equality Center of Pennsylvania.Open Publication

Housing Equality Center of Pennsylvania PSAs

created on Mon, 2017-09-11   •   updated on Mon, 2017-09-11
This fair housing flyer from the Housing Equality Center of Pennsylvania offers five PSAs available for free. Republished with permission from Housing Equality Center of Pennsylvania.Open Publication

Fair Housing Review: Immigration Status

created on Mon, 2017-09-11   •   updated on Mon, 2017-09-11
This 2-sided flyer from the Housing Equality Center of Pennsylvania provides fair housing basics concerning immigration status. It explains the role of the agency, outlines the national origin protections, gives examples of discriminatory actions and how to file a complaint. Republished with permission from Housing Equality Center of Pennsylvania.Open Publication

Fair Housing Review: Homeowners Insurance

created on Mon, 2017-09-11   •   updated on Mon, 2017-09-11
This 2-sided flyer from the Housing Equality Center of Pennsylvania provides fair housing basics concerning homeowners insurance. It explains the role of the agency, provides examples of possible discrimination, and urges consumers to shop around. Republished with permission from Housing Equality Center of Pennsylvania.Open Publication

Know Your Responsibilities

created on Mon, 2017-09-11   •   updated on Mon, 2017-09-11
This 2-sided flyer from the Housing Equality Center of Pennsylvania provides fair housing basics for landlords. It provides information about prohibited acts and issues involving families with children, people with disabilities and advertising. It also offers best practices tips. Republished with permission from Housing Equality Center of Pennsylvania.Open Publication

Housing Discrimination Is Illegal

created on Mon, 2017-09-11   •   updated on Mon, 2017-09-11
This 2-sided flyer from the Housing Equality Center of Pennsylvania provides fair housing basics for people who rent, buy or seek financing. It provides information about the Fair Housing Act, protected classes, and offers examples of how to spot discrimination. Republished with permission from Housing Equality Center of Pennsylvania.Open Publication

Fair Housing Guide for Consumers

created on Fri, 2017-09-08   •   updated on Fri, 2017-09-08
This 12-page guide from the Housing Equality Center of Pennsylvania outlines fair housing protections, explains how to recognize discrimination, and provides details about disability and familial status. http://www.equalhousing.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/09/FairHousingGuideforConsumers.pdfOpen Publication

"Ethnic Intimidation is Illegal in Pittsburgh!"

created on Wed, 2017-09-06   •   updated on Wed, 2017-09-06
A flyer by the Pittsburgh Commission on Human Relations regarding zero tolerance of ethnic intimidation in Pittsburgh.Open Publication

Fair Housing in the Hudson Valley Region: Testing Report 2012-2015

created on Fri, 2017-09-01   •   updated on Fri, 2017-09-01
This 32-page report from Westchester Residential Opportunities presents the results of a three-year testing investigation by WRO pursuant to a Private Enforcement Initiative grant from HUD. http://wroinc.org/assets/Fair-housing-3-years-WEB.pdfOpen Publication

What is Fair Housing?

created on Fri, 2017-09-01   •   updated on Fri, 2017-09-01
This trifold brochure from the State of Maryland Commission on Civil Rights explains the provisions of the Fair Housing Act and details protections for families and people with disabilities, as well as how to file a complaint. http://mccr.maryland.gov/Documents/publications/2016%20Housing%20BiFold%20Brochue.pdfOpen Publication

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