Jan 22, 2017 - Pool rule #1 overtly prohibits children and therefore is classic Familial Status discrimination under the Fair Housing Act. This rule would discourage families with children from wanting to reside at such a property that enforced such a rule. Pool Rule #2 is extremely limiting to the point that it is exclusive. Feb 23, 2014 - In particular, your rules could leave you vulnerable to fair housing lawsuits if . Base pool rules, such as which children need adult supervision . What Associations Should Know About Pool Rules & the Fair Housing Act. By: STEFAN RICHTER, ESQ. Most association swimming pools have them: A . POOL RULES AND THE FEDERAL FAIR HOUSING ACT. How to Avoid an Expensive Mistake. A large condominium in California had extensive amenities for its . Jul 28, 2016 - Also, pools are not only good for cooling down but also provide numerous . the Fair Housing Act and its Impact on Pool Rules and Regulations. Feb 26, 2015 - Cliff Warren Investments), a pool rule requiring adult supervision violated the Fair Housing Act (FHA) because it discriminated against families . An adult-only swimming pool rule is a violation of the Federal Fair Housing Act. (Steve Sparrow / Getty Images). Housing Counsel. Q: I currently live in a condo . Following are recurring questions we receive regarding pool rules and . the pool will likely be treated as a violation of the federal fair housing laws which ban. Requirement 2 covers recreational facilities such as swimming pools. Fair Housing Act Design Manual, Chart, 2.4, Diagram 2.8. A swimming pool must be . Apr 4, 2017 - Fair Housing Laws and Pool Rules. All residential community associations must comply with the federal Fair Housing Act (the 'FHA'), the state .