Equal Housing Statement

Under the Federal Fair Housing Act, it is illegal, on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, handicap, or familial status (having children under the age of 18), to:

  • Deny a loan for the purpose of purchasing, constructing, improving, repairing, or maintaining a dwelling, or deny any loan secured by a dwelling; or
  • Discriminate in fixing the amount, interest rate, duration, application procedures, or other terms or conditions of such a loan, or in appraising property.

(The Civil Rights Act of 1968, as amended by the Fair Housing Amendments Act of 1988)

If you believe you have been discriminated against, you should send a complaint to:

Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity
Department of Housing and Urban Development
Washington, DC 20410
1-800-669-9777 (Toll Free) / 1-800-927-9275 (TDD)
for processing under the Federal Fair Housing Act

And to:

Farm Credit Administration
Office of Congressional and Public Affairs
1501 Farm Credit Drive
McLean, VA 22102-5090
703-883-4056 703-883-4444 (TDD)
for processing under Farm Credit Administration Regulations