Rent Smart

Rent Smart focuses on the knowledge and skills essential for a successful renting experience. It challenges participants to know and understand their rights and responsibilities as a tenant, as well as know and understand the rights and responsibilities of their landlord. Emphasis is on forming a strong partnership between the tenant and landlord. Establishing a positive rental history is much like having a positive credit report and Rent Smart starts participants on the right path for success.

Program Overview

Rent Smart strives to guide and inform participants so they may:

  • Learn new skills to build positive relationships with landlords and neighbors.
  • Gain confidence in their ability to find and maintain affordable housing.
  • Understand the application and screening processes used by landlords.
  • Learn the responsibilities and rights of tenants and landlords.

Learn About Rent Smart Classes

Spring 2021 Classes

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