Housing/Rental Assistance

  • Lighthouse helps with emergency shelter, rehousing services, eviction prevention and housing stability. Lighthouse 

    The City of Farmington Hills has a Housing Rehabilitation Program that allows eligible homeowners funds to upgrade and improve existing homes in the City.
    Call the Farmington Hills Community Development Office at 248-871-2543.

    Beware of Predatory Lease Agreements. Families looking to sign a lease agreement on their own may be vulnerable to predatory clauses and arrangements. Find out what to look out for before signing. https://ipropertymanagement.com/guides/predatory-lease-agreements

    Oakland Livingston Human Service Agency (O.L.H.S.A.)
    1956 Hilton Rd., Ferndale 48220, 248-542-5860
    196 Oakland Ave. Pontiac, 248-858-5066
    www.olhsa.org
    They will help with 1st month’s rent or security deposit up to $500.00.OLHSA has many housing dollars available to help people living with HIV/AIDS who currently live in Oakland, Macomb, Lapeer, St. Clair or Livingston Counties or who want to move into one of the above counties. Clients can receive up to $2,000 in back rent or utility payment assistance or in first month rent and security deposit.

    Community Housing Network, Inc. Oakland County It is important for an individual with housing needs in Oakland County please text “housing” to 248-269-1335.  You will then receive a link to complete the housing assessment form.  Or please go to Community Housing Network’s website to complete the housing assessment form.   Housing Resource Center - Community Housing Network    Once the form has been completed you will receive a call back prioritized by situation.  Due to a high volume of need approximate contact might be up to 12 days.