Legal Hotline October 2014 – Edition 1

Posted on October 3, 2014 by Richard Mack

CATEGORY: Fair Housing TITLE: A Group Home For Handicapped Persons Is Covered By The Fair Housing Act  FACTS: The brokerage recently accepted a listing for a property located near a group home for recovering alcoholics and drug addicts.  The seller is concerned about potential liability for not disclosing the group home to prospective buyers. ISSUE: Can the group home […]

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The REALTOR® Commitment to a Market Free of Discrimination

Posted on March 14, 2014 by

The 2014 amendment to Article 10 therefore not only reaffirms NAR’s and AAR’s commitment to fair housing, it is also a reflection of our collective commitment to a market free of discrimination.

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Code Talk: Fair Housing

Posted on April 1, 2013 by Bethany Brannan

Editor’s Note: The Code of Ethics turns 100 in 2013. AAR will be celebrating the code with monthly articles published under the caption, Code Talk, in the Arizona REALTOR® Magazine, discussing the various ways the code governs professional conduct and interaction with the consumer in every day transactions.  April 2013 marks the 45th anniversary of […]

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Seller not obligated to bring premises into compliance with swimming poor barrier laws

Posted on January 16, 2013 by

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Seller Cannot Refuse to Sell for Use as a Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Home

Posted on January 16, 2013 by

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Apartment Complex Must Reserve Parking for Mobility-Impaired Tenant

Posted on June 16, 2012 by

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Landlord Must Allow an Assistance Dog as a Reasonable Accommodation for a Handicapped Tenant

Posted on February 16, 2012 by

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Seller Prohibited from Disclosing to Potential Buyers a Drug Rehabilitation Group Home

Posted on October 16, 2011 by

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Fair Housing Protection of “Familial Status” Not Limited to Tenant’s Children

Posted on June 16, 2011 by

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Seller Should Not Disclose “Mentally Disabled” Individual

Posted on March 1, 2008 by

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