Unsubsidized Housing Search Resources
Search by no-fee or low-fee rentals and pet-friendly listings with info on what to expect, understanding fees and documents.
An apartment share and roommate referral service for those seeking to live with gay or lesbian roommates in the NYC metropolitan area
Search for no-fee and brokered rentals and see detailed building and neighborhood information for each listing.
EIS collaborates with housing attorneys to assist New York City tenants on a one-to-one basis, offering no-fee advice on particular tenant problems during their Legal Clinics.
Free legal services and tenant-organizing assistance for low-income residents of single resident occupancy (SRO) buildings on the West Side.
The Legal Aid Society provides free legal services to low-income New Yorkers in the five boroughs of New York City in the areas of housing, immigration, family law, criminal defense, child protection and more.
Offers free legal assistance and provides advice, counsel and representation
An excellent resource for information on shelter and food for the homeless, this site also includes information on how you can support the program and volunteer to help those in need.
If you are homeless or facing homelessness, you can get more information on your rights and services to help by contacting the Department of Homeless Services or by calling 311.