Surveys of transgender people reveal high levels of discrimination in housing. Surveys are helpful; however, in the housing context discriminatory actions are often subtle and occur without a person's knowledge. Very little empirical evidence in the form of statistic measures of discrimination exists regarding the actual level of gender identity-based discrimination that occurs in the rental housing market.
Langowski, Jamie; Berman, William L.; Holloway, Regina; and McGinn, Cameron
"Transcending Prejudice: Gender Identity and Expression-Based Discrimination in the Metro Boston Rental Housing Market,"
Yale Journal of Law & Feminism: Vol. 29
, Article 2.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.law.yale.edu/yjlf/vol29/iss2/2