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Ultimate Guide to Assistance Animals in Rental Housing

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This ultimate guide to assistance animals in rental housing can help landlords, property managers and apartment owners deal with both the legal and emotional side of the issue.  Are you confused by requests for service, emotional support and assistance animals?  Consider the scenario where a prospective resident who is blind makes an accommodation request for her service dog or assistance animal to live in her apartment, even though your property doesn’t allow pets. Read more