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  • Know Your Rights Before Buying a Home

    6200EN - Questions and answers about things you should know before you enter into a contract to purchase a home. Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
  • Know Your Rights: Rent-to-Own in Washington State

    This will help you understand rent-to-own (RTO) home purchase agreements and the dangers in them. #6390EN Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
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    Spanish / Español
    Farsi / فارسی
  • Property Tax Exemptions for Senior Citizens and Disabled People

    The property tax exemption is a way to lower your property taxes by exempting (excusing you from) all extra levies, like school construction bonds and other levies passed by voters, and sometimes part of regular levies on your home. Publication #6230EN Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
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    Spanish / Español
  • Protect My Home

    Step-by-step information on how to hire a contractor for various projects around your home. Content Detail

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    Washington State Department of Labor & Industries
  • Quitclaim Deeds and Life Estates

    Before transferring any property, it is best to consult with a lawyer to find out all the possible consequences of the transfer in your specific circumstances. Some lawyers will provide services free of charge or for a reduced fee for low-income people. Contact your local bar association for more information. #6260EN Also called Quit Claim Deed. Read More

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    Northwest Justice Project
  • Short Sales: A Homeowner's Guide

    Homeowners who owe more on their mortgages than their homes are worth may consider a short sale as a means to sell their home and/or avoid foreclosure. However, a short sale is a very complex transaction that involves numerous issues and risks. This publication is meant to provide an overview of the issues involved in short sales, but does not replace the need for the advice of an attorney and tax professional prior to proceeding with a short sale. Read More

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    Northwest Justice Project
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    Spanish / Español
    Korean / 한국어

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  • Options to Avoid Property Tax Foreclosure

    If you have received notice in the mail, posted on your door, or delivered to you that says your home or your property is “subject to foreclosure,” “in foreclosure,” or will be “sold at auction” because of unpaid taxes, you may be able to stop or delay the foreclosure and sale of your home. #6235EN Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
  • Property Tax Exemptions for Senior Citizens and Disabled People

    The property tax exemption is a way to lower your property taxes by exempting (excusing you from) all extra levies, like school construction bonds and other levies passed by voters, and sometimes part of regular levies on your home. Publication #6230EN Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español

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