HUD proposes revised ‘disparate impact’ rule

New proposed disparate impact rule more appropriately reflects 2015 Supreme Court ruling   WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) today published a proposed rule to amend the HUD interpretation of the Fair Housing Act’s disparate impact standard. The proposed rule as amended would provide more appropriate guidance on what constitutes […]

Sample Letter Requesting A Reasonable Modification

REQUESTING A REASONABLE MODIFICATION Below is a sample letter for your convenience. Fill in the blanks and remove the text in the brackets. Dear ____________________________ [name of housing provider]: As a person with a disability, I am hereby requesting a reasonable modification to ____________________________________________ [address of housing to be modified] pursuant to the Fair Housing […]