Just some of the stories in the March-April issue of Fair Housing News:
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FILE A HOUSING DISCRIMINATION COMPLAINT
Maryland Residents can file with Either the State of Maryland or HUD:
Maryland Commission On Civil Rights (MCCR) 6 Saint Paul Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21202. 410-767-8600 / 800-637-6247
US Dept. of Housing & Urban Development. 10 S. Howard Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21201. 410-962-2520 / 800-669-9777
Baltimore City & County Residents can file with:
Baltimore City Office Of Civil Rights.7 E. Redwood Street, 9th floor, Baltimore, Maryland 21202. 410-396-3141 / email@example.com
Baltimore County Human Relations Commission 6401 York Road, Suite 1013, Baltimore, Maryland 21212. 410-887-5917. / firstname.lastname@example.org
ARE YOU CURRENTLY LOOKING FOR HOUSING?
To search listings, go to the Maryland Department of Housing and Community Development’s MD Housing Search.
Read Our Self-Help Guide to Getting Housing (pdf).
KNOW YOUR FAIR HOUSING RIGHTS:
Read our brochures:
Fair Housing & You.
For People with Disabilities.
State of Maryland (MCCR).
MCCR in Spanish / Español.
DO YOU HAVE A TENANT OR LANDLORD PROBLEM?
To know your rights, see theMaryland Attorney General’s page.
For free tenant-landlord counseling:Maryland District Court Self-Help Resource Center.
Hot Line – 410-260-1392.
Centers are located in –
Baltimore – Civil Division, 501 E. Fayette Street, 3rd Floor.
Glen Burnie – District Court Building, 7500 Gov. Ritchie Highway, Room 205.
Frederick – County Courthouse, 100 W. Patrick Street, Lower Level.
Salisbury – District Court for Wicomico County, 201 Baptist Street, Room 2248A.
Upper Marlboro – District Court Bourne Wing, 14735 Main Street, Room 069B.
Paying too much on your loan? Get help!
Examples of predatory loans:
Balloon payments, Excessive points and fees, Packing (additional things without your knowledge), and Large mortgage broker payment.
Read the “Eight Signs of Predatory Lending” to see if you are a victim.
Read predatory lending tips of the Maryland Attorney General.Click to Learn More & Get Help.
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