Buying a Home

Buying  A Home

US Making Homes Affordable Resource Page

This website can help you learn about buying and financing a home. You can also learn about getting mortgage help and how to protect yourself from scams. 

Fair Housing/ Fair Lending

This link will take you to West Tennessee Legal Services page. You can get information on your rights when you are buying a house and getting a mortgage. 

 

Information About Mobile and Manufactured Homes

What You Need To Know About Mobile Homes

You can learn more about your rights and duties when buying a mobile home. You can also learn about your rights and duties when you live in a mobile home. This link will download a booklet about mobile homes to your computer or device. You may check your "Downloads" folder on your computer. 

What You Need to Know Before Buying a Manufactured Home

THis information will tell you about manufactured and mobile homes. This link will take you to a booklet from the state of Tennessee. 

 

Fair Housing: Your Rights

Memphis Fair Housing Center

This booklet will tell you about your rights when you are buying or renting a place to live. It talks about what types of discrimination are illegal. The booklet is from Memphis Area Legal Services. The information is helpful for anyone in Tennessee but you may need to find different phone numbers or lawyers to help in your area. 

Memphis Fair Housing Ordinance

This booklet talks about your rights when you are finding a place to live. This information is most helpful if you live in Memphis. 

Fair Housing for Persons with Disabilities

This booklet talks about your rights when you are looking for a place to live if you are diabled. THis booklet is helpful for anyone in Tennessee, but the phone numbers will be helpful only if you live in Memphis. 

 

Legal Help or Representation

TN Free Legal Answers

Volunteer Lawyers Who Will Answer Questions for Free Online

How it works:  

  1. We'll ask you some questions to see if we can help you. If we can help, you'll make an account.
  2. Ask your non-criminal legal question. 
  3. We will e-mail you when your question receives a response. Come back to the web site and sign in to read the response.

Statewide Directory

Directory of Legal Aid Attorneys and Other Agencies by County

 

 

 

 

 

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