You need to know – What are familial status exemptions?

YouNeedToKnowWeb500The Fair Housing Amendments Act of 1988 includes the following familial exemptions:

  • housing occupied solely by persons aged 62 or older
  • housing with 80% or more of the units occupied by at least one person aged 55 or older
  • housing for the elderly or poor that is financed or subsidized by state or federal government agencies