It's illegal to discriminate against people in housing based on race, color, sex, national origin, religion, disability, or family status according to both state and federal law. In Wisconsin it is also illegal to discriminate based on ancestry, marital status, age, sexual orientation, or lawful source of income for housing. Some local fair housing laws include additional areas of discrimination.
For information on Fair Housing issues contact:
- Housing discrimination Hotline
- (800) 669-9777
- TTY (800) 927-9275
Fair Housing - the choice to live where you want to live and where you can afford to live without the fear or threat of discrimination.