Fair Housing

What's New?

  • Fair Housing Training Video
    Don Elliott, FAICP and Director at Clarion Associates, presented his "Fair Housing Gets More Serious" training at Boise's City Hall on February 3, 2015. Click here to view the video.
  • Fair Housing Videos
    Idahoans have a new resource to understand their rights, recognize discrimination and take steps to promote compliance. The Idaho Housing and Finance Association (IHFA) has four new videos available. The videos are also available in Spanish. Learn more.

Who is Protected?

The City of Boise embraces the Fair Housing Act of 1968 and is committed to furthering fair housing within its jurisdiction.

  • The Fair Housing Act
    The Fair Housing Act prohibits housing discrimination because of Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Disability, National Origin or Familial Status (families with children). 
    Learn more about the Fair Housing Act.
  • The City of Boise
    The City of Boise also prohibits the denial to or discrimination against any other person because of sexual orientation and/or gender identity/expression in the sale, purchase, lease or rental of any housing accommodation, or to otherwise discriminate in the terms and conditions, maintenance, improvement or repair of any housing accommodation. Boise's Non-Discrimination Ordinance

Boise's Fair Housing Public Awareness Initiative