Fair Housing Act Policy
This Fair Housing Act Policy Template addresses measures a bank, credit union, fintech company, or other type of financial institution must take to ensure adherence to the Fair Housing Act (FH Act) to prohibit discriminatory practices against applicants applying for real estate loans for the purchase, construction, improvement, repair or maintenance of a dwelling, or loans secured by a dwelling.
Table of Contents
- Purpose and Contents – Topic 1
- Policy Statement – Topic 2
- Definitions – Topic 3
- Discriminatory Practices – Topic 4
- Advertising Requirements – Topic 5
- Recordkeeping Requirements – Topic 6
- Audit Policy – Topic 7
- Staff Training – Topic 8
Recent updates to this product:
OCC Bulletin 2023-2 – Fair Lending: Revised Comptroller’s Handbook Booklet and Rescissions
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