Avoiding Familial Status Discrimination – by The Utah Apartment Association

Many landlords aren’t familiar with their responsibilities when it comes to renting to families with children or don’t even know that families with children enjoy a protected status under federal housing discrimination laws. The Fair Housing Act (FHA) protects tenants against discrimination based on seven protected classes including “familial status.  This means that if you…

AB 1569 Would Tighten Rules for Claiming A Pet as an Emotional Support Animal – by Gideon Kramer, SPOSFI News Editor

The state Unruh Civil Rights Act as well as the federal Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) entitles individuals with disabilities to full and equal access to all housing accommodations offered for rent or lease, and prohibits a person renting, leasing, or otherwise providing real property from refusing to make reasonable accommodations for disabled tenants.

Build Wealth Faster with Low Risk – Lucrative San Diego Apartment Investment Strategy – by Terry Moore, CCIM

San Diego’s Unique Opportunity In Dallas and other western U.S. cities, 40 year-old multifamily structures are typically demolished and replaced by new construction. San Diego’s zoning and slow growth policies have combined to restrict apartment construction for at least the next 30 years. In addition, San Diego has down-zoned most of its apartment parcels; a…