This page contains information intended to help landlords and tenants find and advertise affordable housing and learn about tenant and landlord rights. Click on the icons to access an organization’s website or to download additional information.


Affordable Housing Resources:


The Whatcom County Housing Authority:


The Whatcom County Housing Authority website contains information on affordable housing opportunities.


Housing Search Northwest:


Housing Search Northwest is a free online tool that can be used to find affordable housing in Washington state.


The Community Resource Directory:

The Opportunity Council Resource Directory includes a listing of community resources including housing, food and employment.


Tenant and Landlord Rights:


Legal Assistance for Low Income Renters:

Law Advocates icon

Law advocates provide free consultations at the courthouse for low-income renters who are in danger of losing their housing. Click on the link for details.

Tenant Rights:


The Northwest Justice Project contains information on tenant rights (document featured here).

Fair Housing Center of Washington:


The Fair Housing Center of Washington has a variety of information about fair housing laws, trainings on the topic and ways to get involved.

Renting with Service Animals:


The Human Rights Commission has information on fair housing laws including those regarding renting with service animals (featured here).