10. In an integrated urban neighborhood, rising crime rates have caused a number of white families to move. Observing this trend, a broker begins actively soliciting listings from white families, providing discounted commission rates and frequent reminders that neighborhood values are declining. In doing so, the broker is:
A. using legal, effective marketing techniques
B. staying within the requirements of the Fair Housing Act
C. violating the Fair Housing Act by engaging in blockbusting
D. violating the Fair Housing Act by engaging in racial steering
- Question #10
- Answer: C
- Explanation: Both of his marketing techniques constitute illegal acts under the Fair Housing Act.