- Delaware Apartment Association (DAA)
Visit the Renter Resource Center of
this site for many helpful links, including links related to: Financial Assistance; Disaster Planning;
JP Court; Rental Guides; Renters Insurance; DAA Member Communities, Employment Assistance, Community Services,
Tenants Rights Guides, and EPA Safety Tips. See also information about DAA's program, Apartment
Angels, which provides assistance to displaced individuals and families. (http://www.daaonline.org/)
- Delaware’s Home Foreclosure Online
This site provides information and help for homeowners, renters, and others who have experienced
foreclosure or who are at risk of foreclosure. Immediate help, in the form of housing counseling
and mediation assistance, is available for those who have received notice of foreclusure. The site features
downloadable forms in English and Spanish and a toll-free hotline for persons who need help through
the Delaware Residential Mortgage Foreclosure
Mediation Program (http://www.deforeclosurehelp.org).
DelawareHousingSearch.org represents a partnership among many non-profit and government organizations. The
site provides an opportunity for property providers to list housing for rent or sale and for
those seeking housing to find available houses or apartments. See the "info and links"
page for many helpful housing resources. (http://www.delawarehousingsearch.org/)
- Delaware State Housing Authority
The Delaware State Housing Authority's web site contains information on services for homebuyers,
developers, renters, investors, and others. Be sure to visit the publications
page to access the Housing Services Directory for the State of Delaware. You can also use the site
to apply online for housing assistance (http://www.destatehousing.com/).
- Interfaith Housing Delaware, Inc.
Interfaith Housing Delaware, Inc. serves low- and moderate-income households in Delaware by developing
and maintaining affordable housing and by providing housing counseling (http://www.ichde.org/).
- Housing for All: Housing in
This site provides lists of temporary accommodations and low-cost housing in Delaware. The lists,
presented in English and Spanish, contain contact phone numbers for each facility. Explore the site
for additional housing information, including Fair Housing information, the Landlord-Tenant Code,
and more (http://www.housingforall.org/index_hiah.htm).
- Housing Information at Disabilityinfo.gov
Disabilityinfo.gov is the federal government's on-line resource for persons with disabilities. The
housing section contains a wealth of useful information and links related to housing. Topics include accessible
housing and universal design; housing assistance; emergency preparedness; low-income housing and tax credits;
and much more (https://www.disability.gov/housing).
- Housing Information Center for Persons
This site, developed through a collaboration between the Delaware Developmental Disabilities Council
and The Arc of Delaware, provides information on affordable housing options in the State. The site includes
information about independent and supervised residental housing options as well as related topics such
as home modification, home repair, and paying for utilities (http://www.thearcofdelaware.org/homes/).
This is the main page of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). If you explore
the site, you will find a great deal of useful housing-related information, including information about
home ownership, renting, homelessness, HUD housing, and other topics (http://www.hud.gov). Here are some
specific pages within the HUD site that you might want to visit:
- New Castle County
Homeowner Assistance Programs
Visit this site for information on several New Castle County programs to support homeowners, including
the Architectural Assessibility Program (which installs ramps), the Emergency Home Repair Program;
the Homeowner Rehabilitation Direct Loan Program; and the Senior Minor Home Repair Program (http://www2.nccde.org/housing/homeowners/default.aspx)
Last Updated: Wednesday October 10 2012