"Not In My Back Yard" (NIMBY) Materials & Ads Learn more about how two housing issues in Maine –
sprawl and the “Not In MY Back Yard” (NIMBY) attitude – can contribute to the cost of housing. MaineHousing programs and policies address both of these housing problems.
Fair Housing Education
Fair Housing & MaineHousing You have a right to fair housing. Federal
and State laws prohibit discrimination in the sale, rental, advertising or financing of housing on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, or familial status. Learn more about your
rights, how to file a complaint, and where to go for more information.
Rental Related Education
Bed Bugs Fact Sheet Information on preventing a bedbug infestation as well as landlord and tenant responsibilities related to bedbugs.
Rental Housing Guide For general information on how to apply for affordable rental housing in Maine and how to access other housing-related resources, see MaineHousing's Rental Housing Guide.
Energy Related Education
I Need Help with Energy Costs Have trouble coping with your rising energy
costs? MaineHousing has setup a page with valuable links to resources that may be able to help you.