City of Concord California

News Release

April 4, 2016

Concord hosts free fair-housing training

ECHO Housing, in partnership with the City of Concord, will host a free fair-housing training on Friday, April 22 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the City Council Chambers at Civic Center, 1950 Parkside Dr.

Renters, housing providers and service providers are encouraged to attend. Topics will include:

  • Reasonable accommodations/modifications for tenants with disabilities
  • Renting to families with children
  • Occupancy standards
  • The difference in state and federal fair housing laws
  • Who is protected under the law?
  • Advertising guidelines

ECHO Housing provides free fair-housing training for tenants, housing providers, realtors and the community at large to eliminate illegal housing practices and discrimination in housing. This training is made possible with funding from the City of Concord.

To attend, please register by contacting Angie Watson-Hajjem at (855) ASK-ECHO ext. 15 or email

City of Concord CA