Resources and Rules

Resources And Rules

Vermont has a wide range of programs, protections and resources to ensure the state's housing is safe, decent, and affordable to all. 

Resources for Homeowners

Information about financing homes and mobile homes, down payment assistance, getting help with a mortgage, making home repairs, and help to stay in your home. COVID Housing Assistance Programs.

Resources for Renters and Landlords

Information about rental and building codes, tenant rights and education, repair loans, lead-based paint, and farm labor housing. COVID Housing Assistance Programs.

Housing Statutes and Rules

For easy reference, the key statutes, rules and regulations, and recent legislation that govern the state's housing can be accessed below.

Housing Division Rules and Mobile Home Laws

DHCD's Administrative Rules for Mobile Home Parks, the Mobile Home Park Warranty of Habitability, and the Charitable Housing Investment Tax Credit, plus links to the relevant Mobile Home and Mobile Home Park Statutes.

Rental Housing

Vermont Landlord-Tenant Law (9 VSA Chapter 137)

Vermont Fair Housing Law

Fair Housing Law (9 VSA Chapter 139 Sect 4503)

Housing Links

Links to more than 80 housing resources sorted conveniently into 14 categories.


Contact Us

Shaun Gilpin, Housing Division Director

One National Life Drive
Deane C. Davis Building, 6th Floor
Montpelier, VT 05620-0501

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