Think you’ve got better things to do than
worry about fair housing compliance?

You’re right.

Hello there,

As a landlord, property manager, leasing agent, or other busy apartment professional, you’ve got enough on your plate already.

You know that running a successful property, attracting prospects, and dealing with tenants takes a lot of time—and an even greater amount of care.

So when it comes to fair housing compliance, you’ve got better things to do than worry.

That’s why Fair Housing Helper
was created—
to help professionals like you.

Fair Housing Helper gives you the answers you need to avoid costly liability AND the ability to show a judge you take compliance seriously.

Discover the answers to these
questions and many more:
What phrases should I avoid when advertising?
Can I reject foreign-born applicants?
Do I have enough accessible parking spaces?
Must I let a tenant keep a dog for his disability?
Can I require one bedroom per child?
Can I turn away prospects with HIV or AIDS?
How do I deal with illegal drug users?
Will I get fined for having only white tenants?
Can I deny children at my senior community?
Can I turn away Section 8 voucher holders?
Does an openly gay tenant have rights?
Do I need to install grab bars in bathrooms?
Can I decorate my building for the holidays?

Fair Housing Helper for Apartment Professionals is a thorough, convenient, and even entertaining training program. I highly recommend it to landlords, property managers, leasing agents, and other staff who need to identify—and handle—the many types of fair housing issues that can arise at a property any day.”

 — Liz Bramlet
      Liz Bramlet Consulting, LLC
      Washington, D.C.

+ FHH =

The valuable peace of mind that you gain from Fair Housing Helper starts the day you begin.


“The book offers plenty of good advice in plain English.”

“[T]he quiz format makes learning the law fun and easy to digest…”

“A useful, easy-to-read guide for those who want to learn
more about complying with U.S. fair housing law.”

—Kirkus Reviews



Fair Housing Helper for Apartment Professionals is a comprehensive yet compact training program in the form of a paperback book. Rather than slog through a lengthy text, you’ll quickly learn key compliance concepts through an engaging, interactive quiz-based format that encourages knowledge, participation, and lasting comprehension.

Did you know?

Complying with tricky fair housing laws requires more than just common sense or an open mind. Plus, even people who aren’t racist, sexist, or prejudiced in any way can violate the law—sometimes, ironically, out of good intentions.

How Can Fair Housing Helper... Help You?
FHH gives you knowledge. Fair Housing Helper tells you what you need to know by guiding you through a series of multiple-choice and true-or-false questions... Rather than read a lengthy text, you start with a question, take your best guess, then read the helpful explanation of answers... You move onto the next carefully constructed question, and then the next... Before long, you’ll understand the ways members of “protected classes” are indeed protected, how to avoid illegal practices such as steering and linguistic profiling, how to handle potentially explosive issues with service animals and occupancy requirements, and more.

Fair Housing Helper gives you the know-how to spot discrimination traps at your property—and the strategies to take the right action to prevent hidden issues from turning into major wallet-busters.
FHH gives you confidence. Enjoy the peace of mind that comes from being in control. As you take the Fair Housing Helper quiz and familiarize yourself with the reasoning behind the correct answers, you can rest easy knowing that you’re becoming more aware of potential discrimination issues at your property and how to deal with them.

Being in the dark about fair housing compliance is unsettling, and always fearing that you or an employee might say or do something that will lead to a violation is no way to operate. Fair Housing Helper gives you the confidence you need to know how to handle and respond to situations in a fair—and legal—way.
FHH gives you flexibility. Read Fair Housing Helper at the office, at the beach, on your commute, at the airport, at home—just about wherever you like!

A 5” x 8” single-volume paperback book weighing less than a pound, Fair Housing Helper can fit in your bag or coat pocket so that you can pick it up when and where you like. Or pick up the eBook version for the ultimate in convenience. Since Fair Housing Helper isn’t an in-person or online seminar, there’s no need to devote a block of time to sitting in a lecture hall or in front of a computer. Instead, feel free to start and stop when best for you.
FHH gives you proof. Your purchase of Fair Housing Helper is solid evidence of your continuous commitment to fair housing compliance.

In the unfortunate event that you’re investigated or sued for an alleged fair housing violation, your attempts to be proactive can help show judges and agency officials right off the bat that they’re dealing with a professional who’s mindful of anti-discrimination laws.
FHH gives you savings. Fair Housing Helper is a comprehensive program, so there’s no need to supplement it with additional, costly training. That said, it doesn’t mean you can’t still take advantage of other types of fine training that’s out there. Combining Fair Housing Helper with favorite seminars will help reinforce your fair housing knowledge and bolster your compliance efforts that much more.

With so much at stake, you can’t afford not to get fair housing training—but paying hundreds of dollars for a training session or annual newsletter subscription may be beyond your budget. At under $20, Fair Housing Helper is a complete training option that’s refreshingly affordable.


Complete the book’s Quiz and you’ve earned your designation as a...
Gold Professional

Follow the simple instructions in the book to get your free badge to include on your Web site and marketing materials as a testament to your achievement and to display your commitment to fair housing.


As a Gold Professional, you’re also entitled to a free personalized Certificate of Training (pictured at right). Follow the easy instructions in the book to get an e-mail with a full-color certificate bearing your name, which you can print to frame and hang on your office wall to attest to your new designation.

Speaking of quizzes...

What do all of the following have in common?

• The Cincinnati, Ohio owner who settled for a landmark
$1,000,000 after allegedly sexually harrassing several tenants?

• The Garden Grove, California owners and managers who settled for
$211,500 after allegedly discriminating against Hispanics?

• The Fort Smith, Kansas owners and managers who settled for
$185,000 after allegedly disciminating against families with children?

• The Livonia, Michigan owners and managers who settled for
$725,000 after allegedly discriminating against African-Americans?

• The Windsor Locks, Connecticut owner-manager who settled for
$115,000 after allegedly discriminating against a tenant with cerebral palsy?

They didn’t get Fair Housing Helper.

To be fair, these folks couldn’t get
Fair Housing Helper because it wasn’t around.

Fortunately for you, help is now here...
and it may prove too costly to pass by!

Fair Housing Helper for Apartment Professionals
by Ron Leshnower
Published by Hillocrian Creative LLC

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5” x 8”, 306 pages
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Ron Leshnower
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Founder and President of Fair Housing Helper, attorney, and author of Fair Housing Helper for Apartment Professionals as well as Every Landlord’s Property Protection Guide: 10 Ways to Cut Your Risk Now, the #1 multi-category bestseller that can be found in law schools and libraries across the country.

P.S. No gimmicks, hassles, or hidden costs... If you buy Fair Housing Helper for Apartment Professionals and complete the Quiz, you’re a Gold Professional and are entitled to receive your badge and personalized Certificate of Training at no additional charge. Just follow the easy instructions at the end of the book.