Gay Couples Face Rental Bias, HUD Says

Jun 19 2013, 3:10pm CDT | by

Same-sex couples face greater discrimination when looking for a place to rent than do heterosexual couples, a new federal study finds. "An Estimate of Housing Discrimination Against Same-Sex Couples," released this week by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), is the first analysis of its kind, according to the agency. According to the study, not only are same-sex couples discriminated against, but gay male couples face greater discrimination than do lesbian couples.

    

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