In today’s growing diversity, it is expected that everyone will be treated fairly when it comes to housing options. However, you will still encounter inconsistency in the marketplace. One of the best ways to empower yourself is to increase your knowledge.
Also, there are resources for those who find themselves in difficult circumstances.
Know what is available to you and exercise your rights. Places to find more information include:
- HUD: Lots of resources within the portal. This link is for those looking for Rental Assistance.
- State of Michigan: Link to the state handbook, A Practical Guide for Tenants & Landlords.