Renovations or modifications are considered to be alterations when they affect the usability of the space, for example, installing a new display counter, replacing fixtures or flooring, or replacing an entry door. However, simple maintenance such as repainting a wall is not considered an alteration by the ADA.
What are the five essential elements that must exist for a real estate contract?
The contract usually contains the following: names of buyer and seller, a complete description of the property (including address and legal description, purchase price, and agreed upon earnest money deposit or EMD), closing date or time frame for closing, proof of title insurance and the financial contingencies for
Which of the following actions would constitute a violation of federal fair housing laws?
Housing providers who refuse to rent or sell homes to people based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, familial status, or disability are violating federal law, and HUD will vigorously pursue enforcement actions against them.
Which of the following are required elements in creating a valid real estate contract?
- The contract must be in writing and there must be an offer and an acceptance of said offer.
- The contract must have mutual assent and legal purpose.
- The contract must identify all of the parties involved.
- The contract must identify the subject property.
What triggers ADA improvements?
It says that when a business alters an existing facility in a way that affects usability, the areas or elements being altered must comply with the ADA Standards. The standards for alterations are not always as strict as the standards for new construction.