(A)   It shall be unlawful for any person or other entity whose business includes engaging in residential real estate-related transactions to discriminate against any person in making available such a transaction, or in the terms or conditions of such a transaction, because of race, color, religion, sex, handicap, familial status, or national origin.
   (B)   As used in this section, the term RESIDENTIAL REAL ESTATE-RELATED TRANSACTION means any of the following:
      (1)   The making or purchasing of loans or providing other financial assistance: for purchasing, constructing, improving, repairing, or maintaining a dwelling; or secured by residential real estate.
      (2)   The selling, brokering, or appraising of residential real property.
   (C)   Nothing in this chapter prohibits a person engaged in the business of furnishing appraisals of real property to take into consideration factors other than race, color, religion, national origin, sex, handicap, or familial status.
(Ord. 29-1994, passed 10-11-94; Am. Ord. 4-1998, passed 3-10-98; Am. Ord. 2-2013, passed 1-8-13; Am. Ord. 10-2013, passed - -13)