Zillow now displays local LGBT legal protections on all home listings

On Monday, Zillow launched “LGBT Local Legal Protections,” a resource that shows whether listings are located in communities that protect lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.

Supreme Court ruling on LGBTQ protections could set precedent for housing

The Fair Housing Act currently doesn’t list gender identity and sexual orientation as protected classes, but a recent ruling by the Supreme Court could have a major impact on the fight for housing equality for LGBTQ individuals.

Zillow joins others in filing brief supporting LGBTQ workers

Zillow is one of more than 200 businesses to sign an amicus brief for three cases that will come before the Supreme Court.

Keller Williams joins other top brokerages in supporting the Equality Act

Keller Williams is the latest company to join in support of the Equality Act, legislation that would codify gender and sexual orientation protections into the Civil Rights Act, including the Fair Housing Act. 

EXCLUSIVE: Compass, eXp Realty and Redfin voice support for Equality Act

Just in time for Pride Month, the annual June celebration of LGBTQ rights in the U.S., three major real estate brokerages — Compass, eXp Realty and Redfin — all confirmed to Inman this week for the first time that they support the Equality Act.

Zillow, Realogy support bill for LGBTQ protections in housing

Zillow and Realogy joined 159 other businesses to announce their support of the Equality Act, ahead of its expected reintroduction into Congress next week.

Gay and lesbian real estate group urges NAR to support Equality Act

The National Association of Gay and Lesbian Real Estate Professionals (NAGLREP) is calling on the National Association of Realtors (NAR) to join the organization in supporting federal legislation that would amend existing civil rights laws — including…

NAGLREP Housing Policy Summit covered Fair Housing and Equality Act issues for LGBT citizens and agents

NAGLREP founder Jeff Berger and NAGLREP Policy Committee Chair John Graff said they felt compelled to kick-start the summit because of the risk of losing the ground the LGBTQ community has made in recent years …