Fair Housing Act

The Federal Fair Housing Law declares that it is national policy to provide fair housing throughout the United States and prohibits specific kinds of discriminatory acts regarding housing if the discrimination is based on race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status or national origin. Housing discrimination is against the law.  All persons have a right to safe, decent housing, and to have access to this housing without discrimination.  The following information is provided if you feel you have been discrimination against in the sale or rental of property:

Housing Discrimination complaint form

Fair Housing Contacts:

Department of Housing & Urban Development:               fair_housing_equal_opp

Department of Housing & Urban Development – Nebraska: housing_discrimination

Fair Housing Advisory Services, Inc.:  fair-housing.html

Nebraska Equal Opportunity Commission:  Publications-Fair%20Housing%20Complaint%20Process.html

 

If you feel you have been discriminated against and/or need assistance in accessing help regarding a housing discrimination situation you may contact David Taladay, SENDD Executive Director at 402-475-2560 for assistance.