Fair Housing

"Fair Housing means you may freely choose a place to live without regard to your race, color, religion, sex, national origin or because you are disabled or have children in your home."

The City of Xenia seeks to promote and ensure equal housing opportunities to all residents of the City of Xenia. If you have questions about Fair Housing in Xenia such as:  

  • Information about the Fair Housing law: rights and responsibilities.
  • Assistance in filing Fair Housing complaints to secure rights and remedies under the law. 
  • Information and referral on landlord-tenant Issues. 
  • Educational Presentations on Fair Housing and related issues.

    If you have any questions or inquiries regarding fair housing be sure to contact our Fair Housing Coordinator.  If our office is unable to assist you, there are other area agencies and organizations in the area which may be of service to you.  

    The City of Xenia does not provide downpayment assistance, security deposits, or rental payment assistance.

  • The City of Xenia cannot provide legal advice regarding Landlord-Tenant issues.  If you have questions about your rights, visit the Ohio Bar Association's webpage or contact Legal Aid of Western Ohio at 888-531-1432.  
Other Potential Resources:

For information about Legal Aid visit Legal Aid of Western Ohio page.
To file a charge with the Ohio Civil Rights Commission directly yourself go to the Ohio Civil Rights Commissionpage. 
For information regarding radon, mold, or bed bugs visit the Ohio Healthy Homes Network page. 
For lively information regarding rental housing issues in Ohio visit the RHINO page. 
For people with disabilities visit Access Center for Independent Living page
For the blind visit Miami Valley Chapter of the National Federation of the Blind of Ohio page
For the deaf visit Community Services for the Deaf page 
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