Texas Department of Housing & Community Affairs - Building Homes and Strengthening Communities

Fair Housing Announcements

Announcements

Fair Housing Month Webinar

Mark your calendars and join TDHCA for a webinar presentation in coordination with the Texas Workforce Commissionís Civil Rights Division to celebrate fair housing in Texas. The webinar is intended to introduce, add to, or refresh your general fair housing knowledge. Learn the basics about fair housing in Texas including protected classes, discriminatory practices, exemptions, and fair housing testing. Participants will have a chance to apply their knowledge in a review of case scenarios.

Tuesday, April 9, 2019, from 2:00-3:30pm: Fair Housing Overview

Register here: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7169223030150646028

2019 Fair Housing Overview Slide Handout (PDF)

 

For further information please contact Cate Tracz at Cate.Tracz@tdhca.state.tx.us.

Individuals who require auxiliary aids, services or sign language interpreters to participate should contact Cate Tracz at 512-475-4595 or Relay Texas at 1-800-735-2989 at least three (3) days before the event so appropriate arrangements can be made.

Current Publications

View the Texas Workforce Commission's current Civil Rights Reporter (www.twc.state.tx.us) publication.

View HUD's current Evidence Matters (www.huduser.org) publication discussing fair housing issues and racial segregation.

View the National Fair Housing Alliance's 2018 Fair Housing Trends Report (www.nationalfairhousing.org) publication.