Department of Labor and Regulation

Title - Division of Human Rights

Housing and Real Property Discrimination
(land and/or buildings for sale, rent or lease)

It is unlawful for:

  • an owner (or representative of an owner) to refuse to sell, rent or lease any property; to treat people differently in the terms or conditions of any sale, rental or lease; to ask questions, make records, print signs or advertise in a manner that discriminates on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, sex, ancestry, disability or national origin.
  • Any person, bank, mortgage company, insurance company or other financial institution to discriminate in the lending of money to buy, build or repair property.

Resource Available

Download a Housing brochure (in Adobe .pdf format*).

Disclaimer
The information provided on this website should in no way be considered legal advice. For specific information about your legal rights, you should consult your personal attorney. If you have a general question, contact us.

South Dakota Department of Labor and Regulation
Division of Labor and Management
700 Governors Drive
Pierre, SD 57501
Phone: 605.773.3681
email

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Marcia Hultman, Secretary
700 Governors Drive
Pierre, SD 57501-2291
Tel. 605.773.3101
Fax. 605.773.6184