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Buffalo Comes Under Fire for Failing to Enforce its Fair Housing Law

By Saady & Saxe, P.A. |

Two years ago, a Buffalo resident filed a complaint with a local fair housing organization, known as Housing Opportunities Made Equal, when her request for housing was denied by a landlord after he discovered that she received financial assistance from the federal government. Although the findings of the investigation into the matter were passed… Read More »

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New Federal Bill Seeks to Expand Fair Housing Act to Cover Gender Identity

By Saady & Saxe, P.A. |

Earlier this year, a new bill was introduced in the Senate, that if passed, could significantly expand the protections offered under the Fair Housing Act (FHA). Currently, the FHA prohibits housing discrimination based on color, race, national origin, sex, familial status, and disability. The law’s proponents seek to expand the protections offered by the… Read More »

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HUD Agrees to Settle With Florida Insurer Accused of Violating Fair Housing Act

By Saady & Saxe, P.A. |

Earlier this year, the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) reached an agreement with a Florida insurance company that had been accused of violating the Fair Housing Act. According to the complaint, the company had routinely denied insurance coverage to properties that offered subsidized, or low-income housing. Rather than disputing the issue… Read More »

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