Prohibits a real estate broker, broker-salesperson, or salesperson from basing their appraisal of the market value of a property on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender expression, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, familial status, employment status, or military status of either the present or prospective owners or occupants of the subject property, or of the present owners or occupants of the properties in the vicinity of the subject property, or on any other basis prohibited by the federal Fair Housing Act; requires licensees, upon first interaction with a property buyer, to provide a document informing the property buyer of the opportunity to report, through the Department of Consumer Affairs’ internet website or telephone number, any suspicion of a discriminatory appraisal; requires continuing education in bias.
- March 8, 2021 – Referred to Asm. Business and Professions.
- March 4, 2021 – Amended.
- February 25, 2021 – Referred to Asm. Business and Professions.
- February 17, 2021 – Introduced.