Fair Housing Act Design Manual

North Carolina Fair Housing Act Design ManualAdoption Info

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Effective dates
March 6, 1991 – Present

Official title
Fair Housing Act Design Manual: A Manual to Assist Designers and Builders in Meeting the Accessibility Requirements of the Fair Housing Act

The Fair Housing Act Design Manual provides detailed guidance on the design and construction requirements necessary to comply with the Fair Housing Act, ensuring that multi-family housing is accessible to people with disabilities. It covers various aspects, including accessible routes, doorways, kitchens, bathrooms, and common-use areas.

The manual includes practical illustrations, specifications, and examples to help designers and builders create compliant, accessible housing environments.