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  • Section 515: Rural Rental Housing Evictions

    6120EN - If you are a tenant in an apartment complex financed by the Rural Housing Service (RHS) (formerly the Farmers Home Administration or FHA), you have greater protection against evictions than some other tenants. You may also be paying less than market rent for your apartment. If your landlord evicts you from this housing, you may lose your federal housing assistance. This publication briefly describes what you can do to avoid an eviction. Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
  • Section 515 Rural Rental Housing Tenant Grievance and Appeals Procedure

    6119EN - As a tenant living in an apartment complex financed by the Rural Housing Service (formerly the Farmers Home Administration), you have the right to appeal many decisions you disagree with that are made by your landlord through the agency's tenant grievance and appeals procedure. Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
  • Public Housing Grievance Procedure

    As a public housing tenant, you have the right to appeal many decisions or actions taken by the Housing Authority through its administrative Public Housing Grievance Procedure. Every Housing Authority is required by federal law to adopt a written public housing grievance procedure. A copy of the agency's grievance procedure should be posted in their office and available upon request. #6105EN Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project

HUD multifamily housing (1)+

  • HUD Housing Evictions

    As a tenant whose landlord has a contract with the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), you have more protection against evictions than usual. This briefly explains your rights, and things you can do to avoid an eviction. #6103EN Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
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    Spanish / Español

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  • Public Housing Evictions

    6102EN - As a public housing tenant, you have greater protection against evictions than most other tenants do. You have these protections because if you are evicted from public housing, you will lose your federal housing subsidy, often worth hundreds of dollars per month. This publication briefly explains what you should do when the Housing Authority tries to evict you from public housing. Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
  • Public and Subsidized Housing: When I Do Not Pay the Rent

    6104EN - If you are a tenant who lives in public housing or a federally subsidized apartment complex, you have greater protection against eviction than other tenants. But these rights are limited. If you do not pay your rent, in most cases the landlord can evict you. This publication briefly explains how to avoid eviction for nonpayment of rent. Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • Public Housing Grievance Procedure

    As a public housing tenant, you have the right to appeal many decisions or actions taken by the Housing Authority through its administrative Public Housing Grievance Procedure. Every Housing Authority is required by federal law to adopt a written public housing grievance procedure. A copy of the agency's grievance procedure should be posted in their office and available upon request. #6105EN Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
  • Video - Help for Domestic Violence Victims Living in Federally Subsidized or Public Housing

    Watch this video to learn your rights under the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) if you live in federally subsidized housing or have a Section 8 voucher. This video covers federal laws, so the information is true no matter what state you live in. Read More

    By:
    Statewide Legal Services of Connecticut
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español

Rural rental multifamily housing (2)+

  • Section 515: Rural Rental Housing Evictions

    6120EN - If you are a tenant in an apartment complex financed by the Rural Housing Service (RHS) (formerly the Farmers Home Administration or FHA), you have greater protection against evictions than some other tenants. You may also be paying less than market rent for your apartment. If your landlord evicts you from this housing, you may lose your federal housing assistance. This publication briefly describes what you can do to avoid an eviction. Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
  • Section 515 Rural Rental Housing Tenant Grievance and Appeals Procedure

    6119EN - As a tenant living in an apartment complex financed by the Rural Housing Service (formerly the Farmers Home Administration), you have the right to appeal many decisions you disagree with that are made by your landlord through the agency's tenant grievance and appeals procedure. Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project

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