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It is the policy of the City of Cascade Locks to provide, within constitutional limitations, for fair housing throughout the City of Cascade Locks for all residents.

The federal Fair Housing Act protects your right to rent an apartment, buy a home, obtain a mortgage, or purchase homeowners insurance free from discrimination based on:

          Race

          Color

          Religion

          Gender

          National Origin

          Disability (mental and physical)

          Familial Status (presence of children under 18 in the home)

Links to Fair Housing Enforcement and Education Agencies:  
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development: Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity             https://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD?src=/program_offices/fair_housing_equal_opp 

Oregon Housing and Community Services (Public Housing Authority of Oregon)  http://www.oregon.gov/OHCS/pages/index.aspx     

Fair Housing Council of Oregon (Includes Legal Aid Assistance)                                                    http://www.fhco.org/ 

National Association of Realtors – Fair Housing Program                          http://www.realtor.org/programs/fair-housing-program 

Fair Housing Initiatives Program http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUDsrc=/program_offices/fair_housing_equal_opp/partners/FHIP/fhip 

Fair Housing Act http://www.justice.gov/crt//about/hce/title8.php 

National Fair Housing Alliance http://www.nationalfairhousing.org/ 

FDIC Compliance with Fair Housing                                    https://www.fdic.gov/regulations/laws/rules/2000-6000.html#fdic2000part338 

The Fair Housing Council of Oregon (FHCO) is a statewide non-profit organization that provides a wide range of resources to communities. They promote equal housing by providing education, outreach, technical assistance, and enforcement opportunities. Their contact information is:

 

Fair Housing Council of Oregon                                                                               

506 SW 6th Ave, Ste 1111

Portland, OR 97204

Phone: (503) 223-8295, (800) 424-3247

Email: information@fhco.org