The Fair Housing Act prohibits discrimination based on race, color, national origin,religion, sex, familial status and disability in the following residential real estate related transactions.
- Leasing an apartment
- Selling a home
- Making available mortgage loans
- Providing information on mortgage loans
- The terms and conditions of a mortgage loan (for example: offering a different
interest rate, points or fees that vary as to personal characteristics)
- Appraising real estate.