Fair Housing Program
In the area of Fair Housing, this program is responsible for the enforcement of city and Federal Fair Housing laws.
The program also assists area citizens in need of information regarding their housing rights and in the resolution of housing related discrimination complaints.
The Fair Housing Law protects individuals from the refusal to sell or rent, or to negotiate for the sale or rental of a house or apartment based on discrimination because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, familial status (Guardian W/Children), handicap, age, within the City of San Antonio and county of Bexar.
Certified Housing Counselors will investigate complaints and attempt to resolve them by mediation with emphasis focused on non-judicial conciliation and compliance agreements. To file a claim, call or come by the City of San Antonio Fair Housing office Monday thru Friday, 7:45 am - 4:30 pm. or use the Online Housing Discrimination Form.