For assistance with a rental housing matter, apply for legal help online, or:

Rental Housing

Call the Landlord Tenant Legal Assistance Network at 202-780-2575.




These tools can help you if you rent your home or own your home and need help.

Resources for Renters/Tenants

Tenant Toolkit

Do you want to learn more about your rights and legal options? Learn more here.

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Housing Conditions Handbook

Do you need your landlord to make repairs? Learn how to sue them in housing conditions court.

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Rental Housing FAQ

Do you have questions about rental housing and COVID-19? Find answers to common questions here.

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Rental And Utility Assistance

Do you need help paying rent or utilities? Know more about D.C.’s rental assistance programs.

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Resources for Homeowners

Ways To Keep Your Home

Are you behind on your mortgage or is there a foreclosure case against you? This packet tells you your options for how you can keep your home.

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Ways To Let Go Of Your Property

Can you no longer afford to keep your home? This packet tells you how to let go of your home while protecting the rest of your money.

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