A week of fighting housing discrimination!

Our job is to fight housing discrimination every day, but last week was so full of public events fighting segregation that we had to share it with you. We are going the share the week flashback style by starting with this past Friday and then running through the the rest of week starting with last Monday. (more…)

Allocate $10 Million in the Budget to help New Yorkers avoid Foreclosure

New York State’s Foreclosure Prevention Services Network urges the New York State Senate and Assembly to work together with Governor Andrew Cuomo to allocate funding to ensure the survival of an effective and highly trained network of housing counselors and legal services providers that help families stay in their homes, help seniors avoid foreclosure due to reverse mortgages and give teeth to the comprehensive foreclosure reforms the Governor led last year. (more…)

LIHS v Ben-Art Realty Source of Income Complaint Settled!

Bohemia, New York — October 4, 2016— Long Island Housing Services, Inc. (“LIHS”) today announced a settlement agreement that resolves complaints filed with the United States Department of Housing and Urban ….Read More

LIHS v Ben-Art Realty Source of Income Complaint Settled!

Fair Housing Agency Settles Source of Income and Disability Lawsuits Charging Discrimination by Management Company

Long Island Housing Services, Inc. (“LIHS”) today announced a settlement agreement that resolves complaints filed with the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (“HUD”) and the Nassau County Commission on Human Rights (“CHR”) against Ben-Art Realty Corporation, a real estate management company with multiple properties in Nassau County and an additional property in Suffolk County. (more…)