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Housing Conditions & Repairs

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  • Emergency Rental Assistance Program

    The Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) helps low-income District residents who face housing emergencies. A housing emergency occurs when immediate action is needed to avoid homelessness, to re-establish a home, or to prevent eviction from a home. Read More

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    DC Department of Human Services
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    Spanish / Español
  • Housing Counseling Services, Inc.

    Housing Counseling Services provides counseling to tenants who are facing eviction or are delinquent in rent payments and to home owners who are facing default or are delinquent in mortgage payments. It provides Emergency Rental Assistance funding to qualified applicants (see attached file for information on how and where to apply). It offers pre-purchasing counseling, budget and financial counseling, and home rehabilitation counseling. It assists consumers by citing appropriate laws and regulations and by providing referrals. A certified housing counselor is available to assist with related problems. http://housingetc.org/category/renters/counseling-renters/ Read More

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    Spanish / Español