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Rental Counseling

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Rental Housing Counseling

Local Services

ASAP, if you get an Eviction Letter or Court Papers, email Legal Aid of Durham BEFORE your Eviction Court date at: DurhamHousingTeam@LegalAidNC.org

AND go to Legal Aid of Durham Monday-Friday 9 AM - 2 PM in the Courthouse 3rd fl. Room 3200, 510 S. Dillard St, Durham, NC 27701

Rental counseling is for people looking to improve their rental housing situation, whether they are facing eviction, having landlord troubles, or simply want to live in a better place. We can help you address issues you're encountering, review and improve your finances and credit, and connect you with resources.

Here are a few helpful resources:

Interested in talking one-on-one with a counselor? Contact us today! Or, jump right in and start our online intake application. Our 1-on-1 counseling is always free.

Video and telephone counseling available for clients at a distance. We reserve the right to reschedule appointments that are more than 15 minutes late.

Interpretation services provided for non-English-speaking and hearing-impaired clients.

  • Kate B Reynolds Charitable Trust
  • Mecklenburg County
  • North Carolina Housing Coalition
  • North Carolina Housing Finance Agency
  • Pacific Western Bank
  • Pinnacle Financial Partners
  • The Rockefeller Foundation
  • Truist
  • The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Wells Fargo
  • Equal Housing Opportunity
  • Bank of America
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Foundation
  • City of Durham Economic & Workforce Development
  • Fifth Third Bank
    Fifth Third Bank
  • First Horizon
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