Federal and State laws prohibit discrimination in the sale, rental, leasing, negotiation, advertising, and financing of housing based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, handicap, familial status, marital status, age, disability, ancestry, sexual orientation, source of income or any other arbitrary reason, as well as acts of hatred, violence and harassment.
Fair housing enforcement and landlord/tenant mediation services are available for tenants, realtors, apartment owners and managers, lending institutions and other interested parties within the City. Each year, the City allocates CDBG funds for this purpose as required by law. Effective July 1, 2011, the City has contracted with the Fair Housing Foundation for these services, which are provided free of cost. For more information, or to utilize these services, please contact the Fair Housing Foundation.
Fair Housing Foundation
Free Fair Housing 101 Presentation offered at Mariners Library - May 19, 2013
The Fair Housing Foundation will be holding a Fair Housing 101 Presentation at Mariners Library, 1300 Irvine Ave. Newport Beach, from 3:30-4:30 pm on Sunday May 19th. This presentation is free and open to the public. Attendees will learn about the free services provided by the Fair Housing Foundation and about the basic rights that tenants and landlords have. Anyone who is a new renter, looking to rent , or those with questions about rental housing, tenant/landlord issues, discrimination, repairs, rent increases, security deposits should attend. There will be a question/answer session at the end of the presentation. The Fair Housing Foundation will also be present an information table at the Newport Beach Farmers Market from 9:00 am-2:00 pm on that Sunday.
For more information, please download workshop flyer.
For more information call 1-800-446-FAIR.
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