Fair Housing means you can not be lied to about an available apartment. Fair Housing means you can not be denied a reasonable accommodation to your unit if you have a disability. It means you can not be sexually harrassed by an apartment complex employee when you need repairs. You can not be steered by a realtor to a neighborhood where people just like you live. Simply stated, Fair Housing means you have the right to live in a community of your choice that you can afford. You are protected under one of the eight protected classes in Virginia. If you think you have been discriminated against because of your race, color, religion, national origin, sex, family status, disability or age, call HOME: Housing Opportunities Made Equal of Virginia, Inc.
Find out your fair housing rights by visiting www.homeofva.org or call (804) 354-0641
Source: HOUSING OPPORTUNITIES MADE EQUAL OF VIRGINIA, INC