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Palo Alto Office


Palo Alto Office

Echo Housing

Sponsors a citizens' group that checks into any illegal discrimination in housing, provides counseling and refers clients for legal action when appropriate.


Investigates charges of illegal discrimination in housing based on race, national origin, sex, marital status, disability, religion, ancestry, the presence of minor children, source of income, color, age, sexual orientation or any arbitrary reason. Also investigates refusal to rent or sell and differential treatment in housing (different admission procedures, offering different apartments, different prices or special credit checks) and occupancy limits. Provides counseling, education and investigations on request. Offers fair-housing law information to owners, landlords, managers and the general public. Formerly known as Midpeninsula Citizens for Fair Housing. Echo Housing and Midpeninsula Citizens for Fair Housing merged, taking the name Echo Housing.


Public Transit:

VTA, SAMTRANS stop within 3 blocks. Transportation not necessary for service.
457 Kingsley Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94301 37.4423365 -122.1511142 Other

Service Options

Languages Spoken:

  • Spanish





Homeseekers, owners and managers, apartment seekers



How to Apply:

Apply by phone.

Service Wait Estimate:

No wait.

Service Areas:

  • Cupertino
  • Los Altos
  • Los Altos Hills
  • Stanford