Fair Housing: Are You Covered?


Recent press continues to highlight that residential buildings in New York City do not comply with the accessibility requirements of the Fair Housing Act. Many in the development community believe that the City’s accessibility requirements meet those of the Federal Fair Housing Act. Attend this session to find out what the disagreements are all about.

In this session, you can:

  • Learn the general scoping requirements of all federal accessibility laws
  • Learn the technical criteria referenced by each the federal accessibility laws
  • Learn the safe harbors for fair housing compliance
  • Learn the seven design and construction requirements of the Fair Housing Act
  • Learn common violations of Fair Housing requirements
  • Learn realistic solutions to common design and construction errors


Thursday, May 22, 2014
Reception: 5:30pm – 6:15pm
Presentation: 6:15pm – 7:15pm

DORMA Design Center
1040 Avenue of the Americas
22nd Floor
New York, NY

Amy Leyerzapf
Steven Winter Associates

Register Now!

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