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Monroe Woman Resolves Fair Housing Claim

October 12, 2020 | Categories: About the FHC | Tags:

Fair Housing Center of Southeast & Mid MichiganPO Box 7825, Ann Arbor, MI 48107 (877) 979-FAIR www.fhcmichigan.orgFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEOctober 7, 2020 Media Contacts: Pamela A. Kisch, (734) 636-0860; Michael J. Steinberg, (313) 570-8622 Monroe Woman Resolves Fair Housing Claim The Civil Rights Litigation Initiative, a new legal clinic at the University of Michigan LawSchool, has […]


Apartment Complex Sued for “No Felony” Policy

April 24, 2020 | Categories: About the FHC | Tags: criminal background, Fair Housing Center of Southeast & Mid Michigan, Felony, HUD, hud rule, lawsuit, US Department of Housing and Urban Development

Fair Housing Center of Southeast & Mid MichiganPO Box 7825, Ann Arbor, MI 48107 (877) 979-FAIR www.fhcmichigan.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMarch 31, 2020 Media Contacts: Attorney William F. Piper 269-321-5008A copy of the complaint can be found here. Apartment Complex Sued for “No Felony” Policy On February 26, 2020, The Fair Housing Center of Southeast & […]


New Fair Housing Disability Lawsuit Settled in Livingston County

April 24, 2020 | Categories: About the FHC | Tags: assistance animals, disability, Disability Rights, Emotional Support Animal, Fair Housing Center of Southeast & Mid Michigan

Fair Housing Center of Southeast & Mid MichiganPO Box 7825, Ann Arbor, MI 48107 (877) 979-FAIR www.fhcmichigan.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMarch 26, 2020 Media Contacts: Pam Kisch, (734) 272-8383; Attorney Francyne Stacey, (734) 545-4883A copy of the filed complaint is available upon request. New Fair Housing Lawsuit Settled in Livingston County Scott Lorms settled his lawsuit […]


COVID-19 Housing Resources

March 31, 2020 | Categories: About the FHC | Tags: coronavirus, covid_19, Eviction, foreclosure, housing resources, landlord, renter

Congress passed a $2 trillion relief bill, but that money won’t be available before many of us have to make rent and utility payments on April 1st. Much of the relief is also one-time payments and we all have recurring expenses. That’s why we are sharing this template for an email or text you can […]


Canceled: Fair Housing Breakfast (rescheduled virtually)

March 12, 2020 | Categories: Fair Housing Breakfast | Tags: Ann Arbor, coronavirus, COVID-19, Fair Housing Breakfast, Fair Housing Center of Southeast & Mid Michigan, FHBreakfast

Letter sent 3/12/2020 to Breakfast Ticket Holders: Dear Friends,  Regrettably, after monitoring the COVID-19/Coronavirus outbreak and much careful consideration, we must announce that next Thursday’s Fair Housing Breakfast has been canceled. As you likely know, Governor Whitmer just issued a state of emergency, and public health officials are recommending that large events like ours be […]


Realtors: Receive CE credit for FH Breakfast! (CE Marketplace)

February 24, 2020 | Categories: Fair Housing Breakfast | Tags: Ann Arbor, event, Fair Housing Center of Southeast & Mid Michigan, FHBreakfast, fundraiser, Lisa Rice

We are pleased to announce that the 7th Annual Fair Housing Breakfast has been approved for 1-hour non-legal elective CE credit by CE Marketplace! To receive credit, Michigan licensed real estate salespersons/brokers will need to bring their NRDS/license number and last 4 digits of their SS# to complete an attendance verification form at the event. […]


Ticket Sales Now Open for 7th Annual Fair Housing Breakfast

February 11, 2020 | Categories: Fair Housing Breakfast | Tags: Ann Arbor, Fair Housing Breakfast, FHBreakfast, Lisa Rice, National Fair Housing Alliance

Please join us for the 7th Annual Fair Housing Breakfast on March 19th at Weber’s Inn in Ann Arbor. Funds raised from this event go directly to ending housing discrimination and expanding equal housing opportunities, making our community more open, accessible, and inclusive for all.


FHC Sues City of Howell

February 4, 2020 | Categories: Press Release | Tags: Dane Law, disability, Fair Housing Center of Southeast & Mid Michigan, fair housing for all, Howell, Pitt McGhee Palmer Rivers, Relman Colfax, Sober Living

City of Howell Sued for Obstructing Housing for Women Recovering from Substance Use Disorders On January 27, 2020, Amber Reineck House, its Founder and President, Courtney Atsalakis, and the Fair Housing Center of Southeast & Mid Michigan filed a disability rights lawsuit against the City of Howell and two of its officials for engaging in […]


Free Deaf, DeafBlind & Hard of Hearing Fair Housing Training

January 9, 2020 | Categories: Events | Tags: Deaf, deafblind, Fair Housing Center of Southeast & Mid Michigan, hard of hearing, Michigan Department of Civil Rights, Ypsilanti

The Michigan Department of Civil Rights & MDCR Division on Deaf, DeafBlind and Hard of Hearing along with the Fair Housing Center of Southeast & Mid Michigan would like to invite you to a FREE Fair Housing Training for those in the Deaf, DeafBlind & Hard of Hearing Communities and the Organizations that Provide Services […]


March Housing Advocates Training Registration Now Open

January 9, 2020 | Categories: Events | Tags: fair housing, Fair Housing Center of Southeast & Mid Michigan, housing advocates training, landlord tenant law, Legal Services of South Central Michigan, Michigan Poverty Law Program, social work, Washtenaw County, Ypsilanti

Housing Advocates TrainingMarch 11 & 12, 2020, Ypsilanti Update: Fees go up on February 26th! This two-day training is an excellent resource for anyone working as an advocate (clients/consumers also welcome). Housing Advocates Training (HAT) is a full day, Welfare Policy Seminar (WPS) is an optional three-hour session. Trainers include staff and attorneys from the Fair Housing Center […]


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