Fair Housing Law - Tenant Resource Center



Fair Housing Law

Presenter: Erika Sanders, Director of Program Services, Metropolitan Milwaukee Fair Housing Council

This event will provide the opportunity to learn more about:

ENFORCEMENT PROGRAM

  • Intake of fair housing complaints and counseling on options for administrative or judicial remedy.
  • Investigative services for persons who allege housing discrimination.
  • Referrals to attorneys and government agencies.
  • Systemic investigations of institutional discrimination.

OUTREACH & EDUCATION PROGRAM

  • Presentations to consumers, advocates and the general public.
  • Fair housing training for property owners and managers, real estate agents and other members of the housing industry.
  • Fair housing technical assistance and professional support to government agencies, civil rights organizations, social service agencies and housing providers.
  • Development and distribution of fair housing educational materials.

FAIR LENDING PROGRAM

  • Investigates allegations of predatory lending, mortgage rescue scams and other fair lending violations.
  • Monitors financial institutions, fair lending practices and compliance with the federal Community Reinvestment Act.
  • Provides information to financial institutions on how to improve service to low and moderate income communities and people of color.
  • Provides technical assistance and education on fair lending and foreclosure prevention to lenders, policy makers and the general public.

INCLUSIVE COMMUNITIES PROGRAM

  • Technical assistance and professional support to community organizations, developers and local policy makers on inclusionary housing policies and the promotion of racial and economic integration.
  • Assistance with consumers’ access to pro-integrative housing choices.
  • Research, analysis and documentation of fair and affordable housing opportunities and impediments.

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WHEN
February 28, 2020 at 1pm - 2pm
WHERE
Social Justice Center
1202 Williamson St
Conference Room
Madison, WI 53703
United States
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CONTACT
Matt Koz ·
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