Renter Resources

City of Lansing Housing Ombudsman - Advocate for safe, affordable and fair housing in Lansing

City of Lansing Code Enforcement - Report or monitor specific code violations

City of Lansing Housing Code - View and understand our local codes and standards

Legal Services of South Central Michigan - Know your rights and consult legal experts

Fair Housing Center of Mid-Michigan - Federal, state, and local housing discrimination information, complaints

Eviction Diversion: Pilot program for 54-A District Court - Mediating tenant-landlord disputes in Lansing

Tenant Landlord Handbook (PDF)- A State of Michigan comprehensive guide detailing rights & responsibilities

Lead Safe Lansing - Make your home lead-free with programs and grants to abate lead hazards

Healthy Homes: Asthma and Bed Bug Control - Make your home safe for you and your children

Lansing Housing Commission housing programs - voucher programs for low income renters

Michigan State Housing Development Authority - information about the state's housing choice voucher program

MI Department of Health and Human Services Citizen Assistance Programs - health care, housing, utility shut-off and emergency relief

Energy Saving Tips - Lansing Board of Water and Light or Consumers Energy - Keep your lights on and save money on utilities

Center for Financial Health - Provides housing and financial counseling for safe and sustainable housing

Financial Empowerment Center - Counseling and tips on saving money, improving your credit and free tax prep

Ingham County Land Bank - Dedicated to revitalizing neighborhoods with housing for rent or purchase

Lansing Housing Commission - Local public authority for safe, affordable housing to qualified renters

State of Michigan Housing Resources - MSHDA is the state agency dedicated to community vitality through housing and historic preservation

U.S. Housing and Urban Development - Federal housing programs to assist citizen and communities

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