Reports & Research

Fair Housing Trends Reports

Every year, NFHA compiles data from both private, nonprofit fair housing organizations and government agencies across the country to provide an annual snapshot of the nation’s fair housing enforcement activities. The reports also highlight key issues in fair housing. Click here or on the cover image below to view and download our new 2020 Trends Report. Also included below are three infographics summarizing some of this year’s top findings. Click on them to download full-size versions.



Reports on Key Fair Housing Issues

Special Purpose Credit Programs: How a Powerful Tool for Addressing Lending Disparities Fits Within the
Antidiscrimination Law Ecosystem

Real Estate Sales Discrimination

Discrimination When Buying a Car

Discrimination in Foreclosure Maintenance and Marketing (REO)

Community Development & Fair Housing

Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Credit Access

Financial Crisis

National Commission on Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (2008)

No Home for the Holidays

NFHA’s investigation into housing practices following the hurricanes documented violations of the federal Fair Housing Act in several states to which many hurricane victims fled: Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Tennessee and Texas.

PD & R Study of the Fair Housing Initiatives Program