Fair Housing

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It is illegal to discriminate on the following bases in the sale, lease, rental, insuring or financing of housing:

  • Sex
  • Race
  • Color
  • Religion
  • Disability
  • Pregnancy
  • National origin
  • Familial status
  • Sexual orientation
  • Domicile of a minor 
  • Gender identity or expression


It is also illegal to retaliate against a party for filing a complaint of housing discrimination.  

The Equal Opportunity Department investigates housing discrimination complaints that have occurred within the city of Phoenix.

If you suspect you have been discriminated against in housing, you can file a complaint by clicking on the link below or by calling the Equal Opportunity Department Compliance and Enforcement Division voice line at 602-262-7486 or the TTY relay at 602-534-1557.