Category: Race and Color

Kelsey and the Princesses

| July 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

In light of all of the recent (and continuing) dialogue related to the Trayvon Martin/George Zimmerman matter, Fair Housing Lady thought that she would post here a blog she wrote for NAA (National Apartment Association) more than 4 years ago.. I’ve decided this time to wax more philosophical than educational (assuming my former articles or […]

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Dear Fair Housing Lady: Swimming Pool Discrimination

| July 9, 2013 | 7 Comments

Dear Fair Housing Lady, I reside in Phx, AZ. However I am advocating for a family who is experiencing discrimination at Ashley Place Apartments in Sacramento. The manager refuses to let hispanic families swim in a pool which is near her office. Supposedly the manager does does not like to see them there. How do […]

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Dear Fair Housing Lady: Name Profiling

| December 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

Dear Fair Housing Lady,   The other day in our leasing office one of my colleagues was checking our emails and made a snide comment about a prospect who was asking for information about our community.  The comment was race-based because my colleague thought the prospect’s name “sounded black”.  I found this offensive and unprofessional, […]

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