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  • Evictions from Public Housing (Housing Owned by a Housing Authority)

    If you live in a Public Housing Project, your landlord is a Housing Authority. The eviction process from Public Housing is a little different from the process for tenants with private landlords. #6102EN Read More

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    Northwest Justice Project - CLEAR Intake Line
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    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 - CLEAR Intake Line

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  • 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 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. #6330EN Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project - CLEAR Intake Line
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    Spanish / Español
  • The Warranty of Habitability: When You Rent a Place that is not Safe to Live In

    The warranty of habitability is a legal concept. It holds that in renting a place to you, the landlord makes an unspoken promise (warranty) that it is safe to live in. If it turns out not to be, the landlord has violated (broken) the warranty. #6340EN Read More

    By:
    Northwest Justice Project - CLEAR Intake Line

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