Bias Override: Overcoming Barriers to Fair Housing
April 10 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
REALTORS® are committed to abiding by fair housing laws and the Code of Ethics. But sometimes, our brains take shortcuts that can lead us astray.
Bias Override: Overcoming Barriers to Fair Housing teaches you tactics to interrupt stereotypical thinking and avoid fair housing pitfalls. You’ll learn about the mind science of identity and engage in exercises to help you foster business relationships with clients of all backgrounds.
Bias Override teaches REALTORS® how to:
• Understand the history of bias and discrimination in real estate.
• Explain how implicit bias may result in violations of Fair Housing laws and industry ethics.
• Identify interventions to prevent implicit bias, identity anxiety, and stereotype threat from influencing behavior.
• Increase personal motivation to confront these phenomena in their business and community.