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Know Your Rights: Fair Housing and Transgender People

March 2012 | National Center for Transgender Equality

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"The Fair Housing Act prohibits discrimination based on sex in the sale or rental of housing and in mortgage lending."

This document outlines the housing rights of transgender people and how to file complaints of housing discrimination. The document is succinct and answers questions like: what types of discrimination are covered by law, what are the housing rights of LGBT families as well as, additional housing resources.


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