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Fair Rental Housing in Washington

Fair Rental Housing in Washington

Real Estate Continuing Education Certificate - 3 Clock Hours

Wednesday, April 12, 2023
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (PDT)

Online Only

Event Details

This course provides an overview of the laws that govern the operation of residential rental property in the state of Washington, including:

  • A general overview of Fair Housing principles such as unconscious bias, steering, disparate impact, protected classes, harassment, retaliation, and how to process reasonable accommodations/modifications for disabled persons, including assistance animals.
  • Responsibility to investigate and address tenant on tenant harassment and other fair housing issues more common in multi-family housing.
  • A review of the most common fair housing complaints in Washington and the typical investigation process.

3 Clock-hour certificate available for licensed RE brokers.


Michael Chin, JD/MBA

Enforcement Manager Seattle Office for Civil Rights

Mike Chin is responsible for enforcing Seattle’s civil rights laws in housing, employment, public accommodations, and contracting. His division includes investigations, testing program, outreach, training, technical assistance, and mediation.

Maxwell Glasson, Attorney

Maxwell Glasson, provides representation in estate planning and probate, landlord-tenant, real estate, business law, and commercial transactions. Initially from South Lake Tahoe and now rooted in Seattle, he is licensed to practice in Washington, Nevada, and California.

This session is offered ONLINE only. After class, all participants will receive a link to recorded session (accessible for 30 days) and downloadable materials for review.

All written, presented and recorded content provided by RHAWA for this course are for the use of the participants enrolled in the course. Copyrighted course content may not be further disseminated. 

Formal legal advice and review is recommended prior to selection and use of this information. RHAWA does not represent your selection or execution of this information as appropriate for your specific circumstance. The material contained and represented herein, although obtained from reliable sources, is not considered legal advice or to be used as a substitution for legal counsel.

Members can subscribe to the Annual Class Pass or OnDemand Library at or with dues renewal. 

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