April 14, 2016 In Articles
Fair Housing Bulletin Impacting Community Associations Sale and Lease Approvals
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (“HUD”) recently issued a memorandum titled: “Office of General Counsel Guidance on Application of Fair Housing Act Standards to the Use of Criminal Records by Providers of Housing and Real Estate-Related Transactions.”
HUD bans use of criminal records as criteria for denying approval of a sale or lease. Read More….