Homes and Housing

Get resources on buying, selling, and renting; foreclosure; construction and renovation; and more.

  • Foreclosure Resources
    Having difficulty making your mortgage payment? Get housing counseling and other assistance from government agencies.
  • Home Buying and Selling
    Get resources on buying and selling a home; insurance; housing laws, and moving.
  • Home Hazards
    Find safety tips relating to asbestos, mold, radon, and more.
  • Homelessness
    Visit the Department of Housing and Urban Development to find resources for the homeless and for those who assist the homeless.
  • Homeowners' Resources
    Learn more about construction and renovation; energy, heating, and cooling; and lawn and garden care.
  • Housing for Persons with Disabilities
    Learn about housing laws, making a home accessible, supportive housing services, and more on
  • Housing for Seniors
    Reverse mortgages, in-home help, nursing home comparison, and more...
  • Insuring Your Home
    Check these tips for insuring your home or apartment
  • Mortgage Resources
    Find programs to help you get and manage a mortgage.
  • Rental Assistance
    Visit the Department of Housing and Urban Development and get information about public housing, affordable rentals, the housing choice voucher program...
  • Renting a Home or Apartment
    Tips for renting housing and understanding your rights as a tenant.
  • Utilities
    Questions to ask when choosing an electric or gas supplier (if given a choice) as well as tips on being energy efficient.