LGBT rights and fair housing

LGBT rights and fair housing
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Last updated: June 2013

About This Video 

This video is for LGBT persons who want to learn about their fair housing rights as well as for housing providers including landlords and property managers who want to learn how not to discriminate against people who are gay, lesbian, bisexual or transgender. The information provided in this video includes:

  • Explanations of relevant terminology
  • An explanation of what fair housing is
  • Examples of discrimination against LGBT persons
  • An explanation of how a charge is filed and investigated 
  • Recommendations to exercise your right to fair housing

Click this link for a list of organizations that can help you with a housing discrimination issue:

About the Fair Housing Video Series

This video series about fair housing will help victims of housing discrimination and household providers understand what is prohibited under the Fair Housing Act. The video series also provides information about what to do if you have been discriminated against, such as how to file a complaint, get legal help, and recognize unfair housing practices around you. 

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Video Transcript

A transcript of the video is available at LGBT Rights & Fair Housing Transcript. If you'd like to read the transcript, you have the option to print a copy. The video's transcript opens in a separate window so you can also watch the video while reading the transcript.

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