Community Resource Guide

Homeowner Resources

The NEDAP Homeowner’s Guide

Includes helpful information on housing for seniors, predatory lending, and deed theft.

HUD’s guide to legal aid for housing issues

Includes resources on predatory lending and foreclosure.

Lawhelp.org on Housing

Offers information on groups offering legal assistance to homeowners in foreclosure.En Español.

Tenant’s Rights

Attorney General’s Tenant’s Rights Guide

An overview of tenant’s rights in NYC, the Office of the Attorney General Tenant’s Rights Guide is a well organized document explaining the rights and responsibilities of tenants.

The NYC Dept. of Housing Preservation & Development (HPD)

Offers a guide to Useful Information about Housing Rules and Regulations for Building Owners and Tenants: ABC’s of Housing (pdf).

Tenants and Neighbors

Has useful information and resources on a variety of topics ranging from rent control and rent stabilization to Project-Based Section 8 (HUD) buildings to starting a tenant association.