Fair Housing | Florida Approval #0018211

$10.00

3 Elective Credit Hours | Online Fully Narrated Class | Instructor:  Jenny MacDowell
Stay on the job and out of a Florida courtroom with this course that looks at the history and the connection between civil rights legislation and the Fair Housing Act and learn to apply the standards outlined by court decisions in Fair Housing case law.

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Fair Housing
 


 

COURSE SYLLABUS

Course Description

It is important to realize Fair Housing laws are very much a part of today’s real estate market. Both Federal and State governments employ “testers” to police the industry. Testing is not considered entrapment and the results are admissible in court. Fair Housing is the law of the land, and even in the face of some apparent exceptions, there is no room for discrimination of any sort in the business of housing.

The Fair Housing Act has its roots in the civil rights movement and is arguably the final great legislative achievement of the times. It is a landmark civil rights act that pushed back decades of discrimination.

After completing this course  participants will be able to:

  • Understand the history behind and the connection between civil rights legislation and the Fair Housing Act.
  • Recognize and apply the standards outlined by court decisions in Fair Housing case law.
  • Be able to integrate the rules and regulations pertaining to Fair Housing laws in the real estate industry.

 


 

Fair Housing

Chapter 1
Lesson 1

1. 1866 Civil Rights Act
2. 1968 Federal Fair Housing Act

a. Protected Classes and Prohibitions
b. Exemptions
c. History
d. Enforcement

Lesson 2 

1. Complaint Process

a. Steps

2. Amendments

a. Families
b. Disabilities


Chapter 2
Lesson 1

1. Fair Housing and Real Estate

a. Advertising
b. Customer Service
c. NAR

Lesson 2 

1. Frequently Asked Questions


Chapter 3
Lesson 1 

1. Case Law

Lesson 2 

1. Case Law

 

Final Assessment


Course instructors will be available by email or telephone between 9am and 5pm Eastern Standard Time. They will assist you with questions regarding course content.

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