Civil Rights Groups File Complaints Against Apartment Complex Owners and Managers for Discrimination

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Civil Rights Groups File Complaints Against Apartment Complex Owners and Managers for Discrimination

Tue, 01/14/2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. — January 9, 2014, the National Fair Housing Alliance announced that it filed eight housing discrimination complaints with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development against major apartment complex owners and management companies in Little Rock, Arkansas; Sacramento, California; Atlanta and Savannah, Georgia; Long Beach, Mississippi; Charleston, North Charleston, and Lexington, South Carolina; and Austin, Texas. Between them, these companies manage more than 715 complexes with more than 174,000 units. The complaints allege a practice of discrimination against the deaf and hard of hearing across the United States.

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