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  • When a Tenant Who Lives Alone Dies: New State Law

    6301EN - Read this publication if you rent your house, manufactured home, or apartment (dwelling unit) from a landlord and are the sole occupant of the dwelling unit OR someone has designated you to take care of their things in their rental unit after they die. Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project

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Finding affordable housing and housing assistance (1)+

  • Search for Commission Financed Properties

    The following pages of multifamily rental properties received Tax Credit and/or Tax-Exempt Bond financing from the Commission and are monitored by the Compliance and Preservation Division. If you would like to find out more about properties that are still being built, rehabilitated, or that are just renting up, please see Tax Credit Lists or the Capital Projects Multifamily Housing Lists. Read More

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    Washington State Housing Finance Commission

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Repairs (2)+

  • Tenant Services: Repairs

    State law outlines landlords' obligations to keep your unit safe and livable. Landlords must also maintain their units to comply with all local codes that govern housing quality. Read More

    By:
    Solid Ground
  • Tenants: If You Need Repairs

    This publication provides information on a landlord's responsibility to make repairs and what you can do to enforce your right to live in a safe home. Publication #6330EN Read More

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

Section 8 vouchers (1)+

Security deposits (4)+

  • Deposits

    General information about the rental deposit process and links to applicable laws and related resources. Read More

    By:
    Solid Ground
  • Getting Your Security Deposit Back

    6370EN - This publication gives step-by-step instructions on how to prepare to get your security deposit back and what to do if your landlord does not return your deposit. Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
    Read this in:
    Spanish / Español
  • Letter to Landlord for Return of a Security Deposit (DIY Forms)

    This online interview provides a completed demand letter for return of a rental security deposit in Washington State. Use this program if you did not receive or only partially received a refund of your rental security deposit from a previous landlord and wish to send a demand letter requesting that it be returned to you. Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project
  • My Former Landlord Says I Owe Damages

    It is important to dispute damages you are not responsible for in writing. Sample letters to the landlord are included for you to use. Publication 6372EN Read More

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

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