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Fair Housing Act Design Manual.

Author: United States Dept of Housing and Urban Development Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity Office of Housing,
Type: Book
Year: 1998


This manual is intended to provide helpful guidance about ways to design and construct housing that complies with the U.S. Fair Trading Act. It also provides comprehensive information about accessibility requirements which must be incorporated into the design and construction of multifamily housing covered by the Act.

Further Details

Pages: various pagination
Publish Location: Raleigh, North Carolina
Accession Number: 4.12.02
Keywords: North America, mobility, legislation compliance, design, ramp, rail, kitchen, bathroom/toilet/lavatory, lift
Reads: 200