Housing & Real Estate
Rights of People with Disabilities
Learn about the rights of persons with disabilities to access state-funded community-based services.
Benefits Discharge List
Survivor Benefits Plan: Unexpected Expenses for Retroactive Retirement
The National Veterans Legal Services Program (NVLSP) created a flyer to provide information to veterans about the possibility of automatic enrollment in the Survivor Benefit Plan resulting in a veteran being charged for several back years of premiums. This information is for veterans receiving a retroactive retirement.
Homeowners Assistance Program
The Homeowners Assistance Program (HAP) provides assistance with foreclosure situations. For eligible applicants, the Government may:
Relief for Military Tenants Under SCRA
Help for Tenants in Foreclosed Buildings
What do I need to know?
On May 20, 2009 President Obama signed a law that gives some new protections to most tenants whose landlords are going through foreclosure. The law takes effect immediately. Here is the gist of the law: