Resource Type: Video

Newcomer Housing Tips: Four Steps for Outreach to Landlords

by on April 12, 2023

Seek Out Welcoming Landlords and Property Owners Sometimes the toughest part of the housing process is knowing where to meet landlords and property owners who are interested in renting to newcomers. To get started, here are some ideas adapted from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) guide Tips for Working with Landlords: Connect…

Weatherization

Weatherization

by on April 11, 2023

While property weatherization is usually associated with winter and individual houses, weatherization is an energy-efficient process that apartment dwellers can also do to control energy use in a rental property, whether it is a house or an apartment. Resources Birdog Lighting LED Lighting Rebates  Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP)  Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) …

Demystifying the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)

by on February 21, 2023

What will this webinar cover? This webinar will be useful for those seeking to understand the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) resources for resettlement agency case managers, refugee service providers, state refugee coordinators, and landlords and property managers interested in learning how to apply for HUD resources to serve refugee populations/clients….

Renting to Ukrainian Newcomers

Renting to Ukrainian Newcomers

by on December 15, 2022

Frequently Asked Questions Why Rent to Ukrainian Newcomers?   You can make a difference in your community by renting your property to a Ukrainian. Housing is the foundation for stability and newcomers looking to establish themselves are often long-term tenants. Most Ukrainians entering the U.S. have an American tie or sponsor that is able to…

Housing Initiatives for Ukrainian Newcomers

Housing Initiatives for Ukrainian Newcomers

by on December 15, 2022

DOWNLOAD PDF   Uniting for Ukraine Overview Uniting for Ukraine provides a pathway for Ukrainian citizens and their immediate family members who are outside the United States to come to the United States and stay temporarily for a two-year period of parole. Ukrainians participating in Uniting for Ukraine must have a supporter in the United…