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This section of the website includes documents for related to housing issues. For foreclosure defense materials, including materials for tenants living in property that has been foreclosed on, go to the Foreclosure Defense library section.  

Additional materials about housing for the general public can be found in the housing section of MassLegalHepl.org. If you are a legal services advocate, don’t forget to log in to access restricted materials.

Latest Content

12/17/2018 - Department of Justice
Graphic flyer for posting in English and Spanish informing tenants "Sexual Harassment is Illegal. Fair Housing is Your Right."
12/11/2018 - MLRI
Sample State Public Housing Tenant Organization By-Laws - Updated December 11, 2018 (Download Word Document)   By-Laws... Read more
06/01/2017 - Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law
The Shriver Center, NHLP, ACLU, Regional Housing Legal Services, NNEDV, National Alliance to End Sexual Violence, and Mid-Minnesota Legal... Read more
12/11/2013 - HUD
Specifically it states VAWA:   VAWA 2013 continues to bar eviction and termination due to a tenant’s status as a... Read more

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