- Community Sponsors
- Landlords/Property Managers
- Volunteers/Community Members
- Housing Toolkit & Navigating Housing Resources
- Partnering with Landlords & Property Managers
Housing Toolkit: Navigating Online Housing Resources & Housing Search
Finding the appropriate housing requires having the right tools, and the internet is a tool that can improve and expand one's housing search. This resource page will connect you to federal, state, and housing providers, search engines, and other sources. It will also provide property managers and landlords with accessible avenues to advertise their properties.
Learn more about legal requirements and find answers to commonly asked questions about partnering with refugee resettlement agencies to provide housing to newcomers.
Housing Toolkit: Homeownership
Homeownership is more than an American dream: it creates stability, self-sufficiency, and wealth. It also creates civic participation, which increases one's sense of community and belonging. Having a sense of community and belonging is vital to a refugee's psychological well-being and resiliency. This resource page provides federal and non-profit programs that are available to noncitizens to help bring homeownership within their reach.
Quick Guide to Finding Affordable Rental Units
Locating affordable housing is the most challenging part of the resettlement process. This guide from the International Rescue Committee (IRC) provides suggestions for finding affordable rental units.
U.S. Programs Housing and Resettlement: Summary Guidance for Working with Public Housing Authorities (PHAs)
Locating affordable housing is the most challenging part of the resettlement process. This guide from the International Rescue Committee (IRC) provides suggestions for establishing relationships with local public housing authorities.