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Houston Housing Lawyer

Christopher N. Hanno
Christopher N. Hanno
channo@stephensonlaw.com

Michael P. Cohodes
Michael P. Cohodes
mcohodes@stephensonlaw.com

Stephenson Fournier

3355 West Alabama Street
Suite 640
Houston, TX 77098
United States

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The proven Houston housing lawyer professionals at the Stephenson Fournier law firm are experienced in the effective resolution of housing lawsuits as related to residential housing issues in Texas. Houston housing attorney professionals are knowledgeable in all areas of general housing law, including but not limited to low income housing claims, apartment projects and fair housing cases in Houston Texas. Clients will have the confidence of knowing that the case is being handled by an experienced and knowledgeable Houston housing lawyer.

The area of Texas housing law covers a broad scope of issues relating to public housing matters and the Fair Housing Act. This act aims to prohibit discrimination in the sale, rental, and financing of public housing and related dwelling transactions, based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, familial status, and disability.

According to 24 CFR 5.100 (Title 24 – Housing And Urban Development Subtitle A – Office Of The Secretary, Department Of Housing And Urban Development; Part 5 – General HUD Program Requirements; Waivers; Subpart A – Generally Applicable Definitions And Federal Requirements; Waivers), Federally assisted housing (for purposes of subparts I and J of this part) means “housing assisted under any of the following programs:

  1. Public housing;
  2. Housing receiving project-based or tenant-based assistance under Section 8 of the U.S. Housing Act of 1937 (42 U.S.C. 1437f);
  3. Housing that is assisted under section 202 of the Housing Act of 1959, as amended by section 801 of the National Affordable Housing Act (12 U.S.C. 1701q);
  4. Housing that is assisted under section 202 of the Housing Act of 1959, as such section existed before the enactment of the National Affordable Housing Act;
  5. Housing that is assisted under section 811 of the National Affordable Housing Act (42 U.S.C. 8013);
  6. Housing financed by a loan or mortgage insured under section 221(d)(3) of the National Housing Act (12 U.S.C. 1715 l (d)(3)) that bears interest at a rate determined under the proviso of section 221(d)(5) of such Act (12 U.S.C. 1715 l (d)(5));
  7. Housing insured, assisted, or held by HUD or by a State or local agency under section 236 of the National Housing Act (12 U.S.C. 1715z-1); or
  8. Housing assisted by the Rural Development Administration under section 514 or section 515 of the Housing Act of 1949 (42 U.S.C. 1483, 1484).”

A Houston housing lawyer is professional and knowledgeable in understanding the details, facts, complications, and circumstances that arise in a Houston housing case.

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with Experience Litigating Many Types of Housing Claims:

  • Houston Housing Lawyer
  • Houston Fair Housing Lawyer
  • Houston Low Income Housing Lawyer
  • Houston Multi-Family Housing Lawyer
  • Houston Public Housing Lawyer
  • Houston Subsidized Housing Lawyer
  • Houston Senior Citizen Housing Lawyer
  • Houston Affordable Housing Lawyer
  • Houston Housing Finance Lawyer
  • Houston Housing Development Lawyer
  • Houston Housing Discrimination Lawyer
  • Houston Asylum Lawyer
  • Houston Apartment Projects Lawyer

Stephenson Fournier

3355 West Alabama Street
Suite 640
Houston, TX 77098
United States

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Stephenson Fournier

3355 West Alabama Street
Suite 640
Houston, TX 77098
United States

Law Firm Contact: Juli Fournier

Tel: 713.629.9494

Fax: 713.629.9606

Email: jfournier@stephensonlaw.com

Website: www.stephensonlaw.com

Member Since: 2019

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