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United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

Advocacy - Discrimination and Mutli-Family Housing Complaints

Fair Housing Enforcement Center - Midwest Office

77 W Jackson Blvd, Ste 2122, Ralph H. Metcalfe Federal Bldg, Chicago, IL, 60604-3501

(800) 669-9777

Website

https://www.hud.gov/program_offices/fair_housing_equal_opp/online-complaint

Service Details

Description

Program that works on behalf of individuals and/or groups to make sure that they receive the benefits and services for which they are eligible


Additional Information

The housing discrimination hotline helps to file complaints of housing discrimination due to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, familial status, or disability.


The multifamily housing complaint line supports enforcement efforts by empowering tenants and community residents to act as the agency's eyes and ears to ensure safe, decent and sanitary housing.


Application Instructions

If you have been trying to buy or rent a home or apartment and you believe your civil rights have been violated, you can file your fair housing complaint online. You may also call (800) 669-9777.


Your housing discrimination complaint will be reviewed by a fair housing specialist to determine if it alleges acts that might violate the Fair Housing Act. The specialist will contact you for any additional information needed to complete this review. If your complaint involves a possible violation of the Fair Housing Act, the specialist will assist you in filing an official housing discrimination complaint.


Learn more about making a multi-family housing complaint


Business Hours

8:00am - 4:30pm, Monday - Friday


Area Served

The Fair Housing Midwest Office serves the states of Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (312) 353-7776
Toll Free (800) 765-9372
TTY (312) 353-7143

Last Update

1/22/2020

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