Can my landlordd charge me a pet deposit for an emotional service dog?
can the person i was renting from charge me for pet deposit if i have an emotional service dog for depression, and anxiety registerd and have doctors letters02/18/2017 | Category: Landlord Ten... » Pets | State: ALL | #32432
This is part of the reasonable accommodations required by the Americans with Disabilities Act. If the landlord refuses you can request that your landlord be investigated for discrimination.
The Fair housing act applies to all types of housing, including public housing, except:
- Rental dwellings of four or less units, where one unit is occupied by the owner;
- Single family homes sold or rented by the owner without the use of a broker;
- Housing owned by private clubs or religious organizations that restrict occupancy in housing units to their members.