Fair Housing and Tenant Rights

For information and resources regarding fair housing and tenant rights, visit The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity webpage and HUD’s pamphlet entitled “Are You a Victim of Housing Discrimination?

“The mission of the Office of Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity (FHEO) is to eliminate housing discrimination, promote economic opportunity, and achieve diverse, inclusive communities by leading the nation in the enforcement, administration, development, and public understanding of Federal Fair Housing Policies and Laws.

Please click here to file an Online Complaint with HUD.

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development offers resources for Mississippians through HUD in Mississippi. Resources include housing counselors, rental help, foreclosure avoidance, and much more. 

The Jackson HUD Field Office is located at:

Dr. A.H. McCoy Federal Building
100 W. Capitol St, Suite 190
Jackson, MS 39269-1096
Phone: (601) 965-4757
Fax: (601) 965-4773
TTY: (601) 965-4171
Email: Customer Service

It is important to know your rights as a tenant in Mississippi. Review the Landlord-Tenant Law in Mississippi.