HUD Charges Miami Housing Corporation with Discriminating Against Disabled Veteran

Corporation allegedly refused to make Vietnam veteran’s unit accessible WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development today announced that it is charging the Urban League Housing Corporation of Greater Miami, Inc., its president, and a management company with violating the Fair Housing…

HUD & HHS Joint Effort for Non-Elderly with Disabilities

Federal partnership delivers first rental vouchers, supportive services for this group WASHINGTON– U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Shaun Donovan and Health and Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius announced today a joint partnership between the two agencies to help nearly 1,000 non-elderly Americans…

Architect & Developer Fail to Build Apartments Accessible to Disabled Persons

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today announced that it is charging a Chicago developer and architect with housing discrimination for designing and constructing apartments that fail to meet the accessibility requirements of the Fair Housing Act.HUD’s charge contends that Hector…