Before you rent a place, or even if you are already renting, become familiar with tenant rights and the resources specific to your city and state that are available to assist you.

Research your Seattle Apartment


General Information for Seattle Residents

Official Website for the City and County of San Francisco– Frequently updated with resources, programs, initiatives, events and more. Need to report a non-emergency? Use SF311! Dial 3-1-1 or visit

Renting | San Francisco – Tenant Resources, eviction help, and renting affordable housing

Better Business Bureau – Helps you find businesses and brands in your area that you can trust


Tenants Issue’s in San Francisco



Legal Resources for Seattle



Disclaimer: Off Campus Housing and Support Services provides information to Northeastern University students, faculty and staff members solely as a courtesy. Northeastern does not endorse any of the housing options listed. Northeastern University accepts no responsibility for the accuracy or reliability of housing listings with the office. Contact with persons listed herein must be conducted independently and at your own risk.  The university does not screen, recommend, vouch for, or take responsibility for the condition or safety of housing arrangements made by students.