Category Archives: Code of Ethics

Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity Protected Classes in Real Estate

Last year, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a decision broadening the scope of the term “sex” as used in federal anti-discrimination laws to provide protection for members of the LGBTQ+ community. Following that decision, HUD announced that its offices would interpret, administer and fully enforce the Fair Housing Act to prohibit discrimination because of sexual orientation and gender identity. […]