The Civil Rights Act of 1968 (Fair Housing Act) make it illegal to
refuse a prospective
purchaser on the basis of
public assistance, age, marital status.
inability to hold a job.
race, color, religion, sex, national origin, familial status and
race, religion, sexual orientation, number of people in the rental
To legally obtain a credit report, a property manager
submits a phone request to national credit agency.
need not obtain the applicant's consent.
can do so for some applicants and not for others.
can only do so with the applicant's permission.
All of the following are correct regarding the rationale behind
validating a prospect's
financial references EXCEPT
slow or erratic payers usually retain this pattern.
prompt and steady payers are inconsistent in meeting their
prospective tenant with an erratic history should be turned down.
if there are only one or two lapses, allow the prospect to