200601

Attorney General's Office Settles Fair Housing Rental Complaint

(Phoenix, Ariz. – Jan. 4, 2006) Attorney General Terry Goddard today announced the settlement of a fair housing complaint against Phoenix property management company Barrett-Eastman, LLC, and its client, GCB Real Estate Investments, LLC. The latter company owns a home managed by Barrett-Eastman.

The complaint, filed by a Glendale resident, alleged that Barrett-Eastman and its client refused to rent homes with pools to families with children, a practice that violates the Arizona Fair Housing Act.