Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Metropolitan Properties of America, Inc. and MPA Granada Highlands, LLC
Penalty: 
$500,000
Year: 
2019
Date: 
March 22, 2019
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
discriminatory practices (non-employment)
Violation Description: 

Metropolitan Properties of America, Inc. and its subsidiary MPA Granada Highlands, LLC agreed to pay $600,000 ($100,000 suspended) in settlement of allegations it violated fair housing, civil rights, and consumer protection laws through discriminatory leasing policies and practices in an effort to limit rentals at the Granada Highlands apartment complex.

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Massachusetts Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Massachusetts
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.