April 12, 2016
Tuesday’s Regulatory & Legislative Roundup
- The S. Department of Housing & Urban Development released guidance on discrimination against tenants with criminal records, aimed at helping protect those individuals from such discrimination.
- The S. Department of Housing & Urban Development released additional fair housing tools for local governments and public housing agencies after the release of an assessment tool for states and insular areas.
- The New York City Council passed two affordable housing plans, Mandatory Inclusionary Housing and Zoning for Quality and Affordability, in hopes of preserving affordable housing by reducing barriers and obtaining resources from the private market.