LGBT buyers can’t afford homes in areas with protection from discrimination

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender home-buyers and renters must pay a premium to live in states, cities and counties that offer legal protection from discrimination. While it is unlikely that legal protections for LGBT people increase home values, the fact that these jurisdictions are more expensive has a disproportionate impact on LGBT buyers and renters

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REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY AND LGBT+ LEADERS WILL CONVENE FOR NAGLREP 4TH ANNUAL LGBT HOUSING POLICY SUMMIT

 The National Association of Gay & Lesbian Real Estate Professionals (NAGLREP) will stream its fourth annual LGBT Housing Policy Summit on Facebook Live on Wednesday, April 29.  The virtual  summit will showcase how the real estate industry can work towards decreasing housing discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity, increasing LGBT homeownership levels and

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More Married LGBT Couples are Purchasing Homes but fear Discrimination

Housing discrimination – and the fear of it –  along with a desire for safe and welcoming neighborhoods differentiate LGBT homebuyers and sellers from non LGBT homebuyers and sellers according to National Association of Gay and Lesbian Real Estate Professional’s (NAGLREP) fourth annual LGBT Real Estate Report. NAGLREP, with nearly 2,800 members, is one of

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