Criminal Background, Arrest and Conviction Record

United Way Awards $7,700 Grant to Fair Housing Center

FHC “Fair Housing & Tenant Selection Webinar,” Fair Housing Center of Southeast & Mid Michigan, May 23, 2017

FHC Info on HUD’s New Criminal Background Rule, Fair Housing Center of Southeast & Mid Michigan Newsletter, September, 2016

New Rule Bans Landlords from Blanket Denials Based on Criminal Background, Fair Housing Center of Southeast & Mid Michigan, 4/12/2016

Guidance on Application of Fair Housing Act Standards to the Use of Criminal Records by Providers of Housing and Real Estate-Related Transactions, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, April 4, 2016

Guidance for Public Housing Agencies (PHAs) and Owners of Federally-Assisted Housing on Excluding the Use of Arrest Records in Housing Decisions,U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, November 2, 2015

FHC Piece on Criminal Background and Fair Housing,  Fair Housing Center of Southeast & Mid Michigan Newsletter, June, 2014

Implementation of the Fair Housing Act’s Discriminatory Effects Standard, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, February 15, 2013

HUD letter to Public Housing Authorities (PHA), U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, June 17, 2011

HUD letter to owner’s of HUD-assisted properties, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, August 2008