Fair Housing vs. Unfair Housing

Do you know the difference?

Knowing the difference between fair housing and unfair housing isn't as obvious as you might think. This blog aims to present a variety of important and interesting fair housing issues.

If you're an apartment professional, avoid costly mistakes by reading the stories of others who — even with good intentions — learned compliance lessons the hard way. (For the easy way, click here.)

If you live in an apartment, get familiar with your rights when it comes to housing discrimination, as well as your options for seeking justice.


Monday, September 1, 2014

Labor Day Sale: The Clock Is Ticking on Fair Housing Helper's One-Day Sale

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It's Labor Day! Are you up to speed on fair housing training? Are you offering enough accessible parking spots at your property? Are you unsure what to do when a tenant wants to keep an animal for a disability? Are you nervous about decorating your building for the holidays?

Now's your chance to get on top of fair housing compliance...

For one day only, download Fair Housing Helper for Apartment Professionals for Kindle for just $6.99, a savings of 30% off the regular price of $9.99. Just visit the Amazon.com page by clicking here.

You don't need an actual Kindle device to enjoy a Kindle eBook. You can read Fair Housing Helper for Apartment Professionals on your iPad, smartphone, or even your computer, thanks to free Kindle apps.

Visit www.fairhousinghelper.com to learn more about what Kirkus Reviews calls a "useful, easy-to-read guide for those who want to learn more about complying with U.S. fair housing law," which was recently selected as a Finalist in the 2014 International Book Awards.

Plus, when you finish the book, follow the simple instructions to receive a complimentary, personalized fair housing training certificate and a free badge to use on your Web site or marketing materials.

The clock is ticking, so act today before the price goes back up to $9.99! Click here to download Fair Housing Helper for Apartment Professionals for Kindle today for only $6.99.

Friday, August 1, 2014

New 'Ron's Rent Roundup' Blog Debuts With Fair Housing Post

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I am excited to announce that Nolo, the publisher of my first book, hired me to run its landlord-tenant blog. The blog, called "Ron's Rent Roundup," offers plain-English legal analysis and timely lessons for landlords and tenants.

Check out the first post, entitled "Therapy Pig Dispute Offers Valuable Lessons to Landlords and Tenants," which may be more relevant to you than you might think.

I invite you to check the blog regularly for new posts on a wide range of helpful topics.

Just bookmark the blog URL — http://blog.nolo.com/rent/ — and follow me on Twitter @aboutapartments and @fairhousing to stay on top of the latest with Ron's Rent Roundup as well as Fair Housing Blog by Fair Housing Helper.

Friday, July 4, 2014

Enjoy Independence Day Savings on Fair Housing Training

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Now through Sunday, enjoy $4 off when purchasing Fair Housing Helper for Apartment Professionals directly through the Fair Housing Helper eStore. Just use coupon code 3PVSWX2X.

Visit www.fairhousinghelper.com to learn more about what Kirkus Reviews calls a "useful, easy-to-read guide for those who want to learn more about complying with U.S. fair housing law," which was recently selected as a Finalist in the 2014 International Book Awards.

Landlords, property managers, and others who complete the training receive a complimentary, personalized fair housing training certificate and more!

Monday, April 28, 2014

Fair Housing Helper Sites Featured in New Collection of 'Indispensable' Resources on Fair Housing

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SocialWorkDegree.net has published "Fair Housing & Social Work: Indispensable Online Resources," a useful collection of sites that features this blog (Fair Housing Blog by Fair Housing Helper, FairHousingBlog.com) and the newly redesigned Fair Housing Resources by Fair Housing Helper, FairHousingResources.com).

The sites, which are categorized and unranked, offer different perspectives on fair housing aimed at varying audiences. Check out the full listing and description of sites to see which ones interest you by visitinghttp://www.socialworkdegree.net/fair-housing-resources/

(For more information about the new FairHousingResources.com redesign, see "Apartment Professionals and Renters Can Learn About Fair Housing Law With Newly Redesigned FairHousingResources.com".)