Fair Housing Issues

Become proficient in federal Fair Housing Act in Arizona. Start today! 

Includes: Certificate of Completion

Credit Type: Fair Housing Issues

Credit: 3 Hour(s) | Language: English

About this Course

This course introduces you to the federal Fair Housing Act. Our discussion will cover the seven protected classes, the conduct prohibited by the law and the few exemptions from the law, elaborate on the Civil Rights Legislation and explain what the Fair Housing Act was created. We will cover the disparate treatments of the protected classes, explain the ADA and its requirements for the real estate industry in light of some major ADA court cases and also discuss the ESA’s workings in detail.

By the end of this course, you will have a better understating of the various Fair Housing issues. Finally, you will have a knowledge of diversity and the behavior expected of an agent with multi-cultural clients.

Course Facts


What You Get

Certificate of completion


Credit Hours

3 hours


Learning Type

100% Online, Available 24/7


Course Structure

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Course Updates

Content is updated and current

Course Topics

  • Lesson 1: Fair Housing
  • Lesson 2: Fair Lending Laws
  • Lesson 3: Creation and History of Civil Rights and Fair Housing Laws
  • Lesson 4: Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
  • Lesson 5: Multicultural Real Estate/Diversity

Learning Objectives

  • Explain the purpose of the Arizona fair housing laws and be able to identify the protected classes covered by the Fair Housing Act.
  • Name the activities considered illegal as a result of the fair housing laws.
  • Identify the exemptions, from the federal fair housing laws, for property owners.
  • Elaborate on equal credit opportunity act
  • Explain what the CRA and RESPA entails for the real industry
  • Discuss the consumer financial issues and the functions of CFPB
  • Explain how and why the Civil Rights Legislation and the Fair Housing Act were created
  • Discuss the disparate treatments of protected classes
  • Describe the do’s and don’ts for mortgage lenders
  • List the four things ADA protects handicapped persons from
  • List requirements of public building to comply with ADA
  • Define the difference between a service animal and an ESA
  • List at least 3 things one should never do when working with a client from another culture
  • Explain the things an agent can do to create comfort
  • Define “empathy”
  • List down various behaviors agents should avoid

Regulatory Information

Name:Arizona Department of Real Estate
Website URL:https://www.azre.gov
Email Address:education@azre.gov
Address:100 N. 15th Ave.,Suite 201

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