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Housing: Take the Test

1. If an individual with a disability can't afford an apartment, is the landlord obligated to allow the individual to move into the apartment?

True
False

2. How can you search for available housing?

Newspaper Want Ads

Real Estate Offices

Internet

All of the above

3. What year was the Fair Housing Act Amendments passed?

1976

1984

1998

1988

4. Can a tenant with a disability change or modify his/her apartment, even if they don't live in federally funded housing?

True
False

5. What might be the first question you might ask a landlord prior to moving into an apartment?

Does this apartment have a swimming pool?

How much is the rent, and when is it due?

Can I repaint the apartment?

None of the above

6. Are landlords obligated by law to allow pets?

True
False

7. Where can people find out about the Fair Housing Act?

WV Human Rights Commission

HUD

Mountain State CIL

All of the above

8. Can a landlord discriminate, based on a person's disability?

True
False


Mountain State Centers for Independent Living
www.mtstcil.org