Single Family Rental Investors: Be Sure to Avoid these 9 Fair Housing Mistakes

It comes as a surprise to some single family real estate (SFR) investors, especially those purchasing their first rentals, that the Fair Housing Act applies fully to them. Often, they think of the legislation as governing the actions of multi-family property landlords. For this reason, or simply because they don’t fully understand the provisions and nuances of the act, SFR investors may end up inadvertently saying or doing things in violation of the law…and that can be very costly!