The purpose of the Housing Counselor is to provide counseling services to residents of the City of Gaithersburg.

The Housing Counselor provides

  • Relocation assistance
  • Renter assistance and assistance in applying for county rental subsidy programs
  • Eviction prevention
  • Money/debt management
  • Fair housing assistance
  • Coordination of housing resources with area foreclosure counseling agencies
  • Other community resources with area foreclosure counseling agencies

Eligibility Requirements

To utilize the services of the housing counselor you must be a resident of the City of Gaithersburg (determined by street listing), provide income documentation, or have a referral (referring agencies include: City of Gaithersburg, Division of Community Services, MCDHHS--Emergency services; member agencies of the Gaithersburg Coalition of Providers, MCPS, and other area faith-based groups).

Community Partners

The Gaithersburg Housing Solutions program is funded by the City of Gaithersburg and only serves City residents.



Our Community Partners

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