Association and Owners Refused to Accommodate Veteran’s Emotional Support Animal

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced it is charging a Park City, Utah homeowner association, property management company, and a group of condominium owners with violating the Fair Housing Act for refusing to accommodate a tenant who required an…

Landlord Refused to Let Tenant Move Away From Second-Hand Smoke

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has charged an Ocala, Florida property owner, management company, and its employees with violating the Fair Housing Act for refusing to allow a resident to move to a different apartment after her neighbors’ second-hand…

New Study on Health Benefits of “Moving to Opportunity” Programs

WASHINGTON – Very-low income women who have the opportunity to move from high-poverty neighborhoods into lower poverty areas are significantly less likely to be extremely obese or to have diabetes.  Those are among the key findings of a study by the U.S. Department of Housing…