Landlord-Tenant Resources

The Tenants Union of Washington State

http://www.tenantsunion.org

Tenants’ Rights Hotline: 206-723-0500

The Tenants’ Union provides empowerment-based tenant counseling, education, and assistance to help tenants learn their rights and take action to resolve housing problems. Trained non-attorney Tenant Counselors offer free phone and walk-in tenant counseling services to assist people with questions about landlord-tenant laws and discuss strategies to prevent housing loss.


Washington LawHelp.org

http://www.washingtonlawhelp.org

Provides self-help legal information about landlord-tenant law. Information on the web site is available in many languages.


CLEAR Legal Help Line: 888-201-1014

Northwest Justice Project’s free legal help and assistance for low-income Washington State residents. Open Mon–Fri, 9:10 am–12:25 pm.

 CLEAR*Sr Legal Help Line: 888-387-7111

Northwest Justice Project’s free legal help and assistance for Washington State residents age 60, regardless of income.  Call and leave a message for a return call.


Fair Housing Center of Washington

http://www.fhcwashington.org/

888-766-8800

The Fair Housing Center of Washington works to assure equal access to housing, and other related services, for Washington residents of Washington through education, investigation, and enforcement of applicable laws.


Washington State Department of Commerce Mobile Home Relocation Assistance Program

http://www.commerce.wa.gov/Services/individualassistance/Housing/Pages/RelocationAssistance.aspx

If you live in a mobile home park that’s closing in Washington State and own your manufactured or mobile home, you may be eligible for relocation assistance. Manufactured and mobile home relocation assistance is provided to eligible low-income households on a on a first-come, first-served basis, with priority given to residents in parks closed due to health and safety concerns or park-owner fraud.


Washington Association of Manufactured Home Owners

http://www.wamho.org/Newsletters/Know%20Your%20Rights%20Brochure.pdf

AMHO works to promote the rights and interests of manufactured and mobile home owners in Washington.


Manufactured Home Owners of America – Washington Chapter

http://mhoa.comcastbiz.net

MHOA works to promote the rights and interests of manufactured and mobile home owners in Washington.


United States Department of Housing and Urban Development

http://portal.hud.gov/hudportal/HUD

HUD administers the Section 8 subsidized housing program, and provides information and assistance regarding low-income housing, and complaints of housing discrimination.


Washington State Bar Association Home Foreclosure Legal Aid Project

http://www.wsba.org/Legal-Community/Volunteer-Opportunities/Public-Service-Opportunities/HFLAP-Portal/Home-Foreclosure-Legal-Aid-Project/Home-Foreclosure-Legal-Aid-Project-Homeowner-Information

Provides advice and advocacy for people facing foreclosure in Washington.


Washington State Department of Financial Institutions Home Foreclosure Resource Page

http://www.dfi.wa.gov/homeownership


Refer to the County and Municipal Legal Resources guide for services available in your county.