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  • Learn about Tenant Rights and Responsibilities

    This handout provides an overview of the various types of housing in Hawaii and the rights of tenants in each housing type. It also provides information on how to avoid problems that may lead to the loss of a family’s housing or housing subsidy. Read More

    By:
    Legal Aid Society of Hawaii
  • Domestic Violence Survivors and the Residential Landlord-Tenant Code

    This brochure provides information about the rights of tenants who are survivors of domestic violence under the Hawaii Residential Landlord-Tenant Code. Read More

    By:
    Legal Aid Society of Hawaii
  • Hawaii County Office of Housing and Community Development

    The Office of Housing and Community Development is responsible for the planning, administration and operation of all of the County of Hawaii’s housing programs such as the Section 8 rental assistance for qualified families. Read More

    By:
    County of Hawaii
  • Hawaii Public Housing Authority (HPHA)

    The Hawaii Public Housing Authority works to provide affordable rental and supportive housing, public housing and the efficient and fair delivery of housing services to the people of Hawaii. Read More

    By:
    Hawaii Public Housing Authority
  • Kauai County Housing Agency

    The Kauai County Housing Agency's mission is to provide greater opportunities for Kauai's citizens to choose and secure affordable, safe, decent, and sanitary housing Read More

    By:
    County of Kauai
  • Maui County Housing Division

    The objective of the Housing Division is to create housing opportunities for low and moderate income residents through partnerships with community organizations Read More

    By:
    County of Maui
  • National Housing Law Project

    Through policy advocacy and litigation, NHLP has been responsible for many critically important changes to federal housing policy and programs that have resulted in increased housing opportunities and improved housing conditions for poor people Read More

    By:
    National Housing Law Project
  • National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty

    The National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty, a 501(c)3 based in Washington, D.C., is the only national legal group dedicated to ending and preventing homelessness Read More

    By:
    National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty
  • National Low Income Housing Coalition

    The National Low Income Housing Coalition is dedicated solely to achieving socially just public policy that assures people with the lowest incomes in the United States have affordable and decent homes Read More

    By:
    National Low Income Housing Coalition
  • Nolo Press

    Thousands of free articles on everyday legal topics. Articles are accurate, up to date, and written in plain English Read More

    By:
    Nolo Press
  • Residential Landlord-Tenant Handbook

    This Handbook for the Hawaii Residential Landlord-Tenant Code is designed to be a useful guide for all Hawaii residents and attempts to address the questions and concerns most frequently expressed by landlords and tenants. Read More

    By:
    Department of Commerce & Consumer Affairs
  • U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD)

    HUD's mission is to create strong, sustainable, inclusive communities and quality affordable homes for all. Read More

    By:
    U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (HUD)