FHFA adds to list of protected classes in inclusion rules

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To avoid fair housing violations and costly liability, landlords need to know what a protected class is, as well what characteristics constitute a protected class under the fha. For example, rejecting an applicant because he’s from South America is illegal because the FHA bans discrimination based on national origin.

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The original FHA had only five protected classes-race, color, religion, sex, and national origin. An amendment in 1988, however, added handicap and familial status to the protected classes. Within the FHA, the federal government now defines seven "protected classes" for the types of discrimination forbidden:

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On January 11, 2010, FHFA published a proposed rule on Minority and Women Inclusion to implement section 1116 of HERA, 12 U.S.C. 4520. The proposal set forth minimum requirements for regulated entity diversity programs as well as requirements for reporting on these programs.

FAIR HOUSING: SOURCE OF INCOME DISCRIMINATION The Fair Housing Act makes it illegal to make housing decisions based on seven protected classes: race, color, sex, national origin, religion, handicap or familial sta-tus. While the federal law sets the minimum protections, states and localities can add additional protected classes.

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