Know Your Rights Info

Equipping Latinos and other DC-area residents with the skills and financial tools to create a better future for their families and communities.

Know Your Rights Info

If you are a renter in the District of Columbia, you have a legal right to decent, affordable housing. When these rights are enforced, they can help you fight poor housing conditions and prevent your displacement from areas undergoing revitalization.

Know Your Rights Info

Watch this series of helpful tenant rights 101 videos to help you get started. Download here helpful "Know Your Rights" information to get informed.

Tenant Rights 101 – What is Rent Control?

Tenants Rights 101: What to do with poor living conditions

Tenants Rights 101: How to get organized

Tenants Rights 101: How to buy your building

Success Story

  • The 1417 N St Cooperative and the Norwood Tenant Association +

    When a group of neighbors started working together, a fight over poor housing conditions turned into the opportunity of a Read More
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