Helpful Links:

 

Off-Campus Living Guide Provides students with information about how to rent off campus, deal with landlords, find roommates, and become more aware of Bellingham laws.
http://www.wwu.edu/offcampusliving/index.shtml 

 

Your Rights as a Tenant in Washington State A simplified version of the Residential Landlord-Tenant Act
http://www.washingtonlawhelp.org/resource/your-rights-as-a-tenant-in-washington?ref=wMGV9

 

LAW Advocates Provides free legal help - including advice, representation and other assistance - for low-income individuals and families facing urgent non-criminal legal problems.
http://www.lawadvocates.org/

 

Campus-Community Coalition Works to promote collaboration among area colleges to improve health, safety, and quality of the community.
http://www.campuscommunitycoalition.com/

 

 

Sample Documents:

Roommate Agreement Use this to make sure you and your roommates are on the same page financially and socially.

Landlord Repair Letter Use this form to request a repair from your landlord in writing. 

Parking Info Brochure Use this brochure to learn about parking rules in Bellingham.

 

New to renting and need some basic info?

 

 

Need a repair? Want to know your next steps?

 

 

Want to know how to get your security deposit back?