Self Help Documentation

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Housing for Older Persons Act (HOPA)

  1. Housing intended for those age 55 or older.
  2. ???? At least 80% of occupied units have one person age 55 or older living in them. 

An exemption is provided to housing protections afforded to age and familial classes intended for older people. Housing may be restricted to people 62, or older or 55 or older in cases where at least one occupant per unit is 55 and at least 80 percent of the units are occupied by people ages 55 or older. In these cases, children may be excluded.

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