Find an Apartment
There are many sources to use when looking for a home to rent. Below we have listed two trusted sources, however you can also check other websites, the newspaper as well as one of the many other free publications available throughout the state.
and fill out the requested information and we will send you a copy of the Rental Resource Guide.
Finding a home can be a very emotional process and Rhode Island Housing encourages people to carefully select a home they can afford — not only to rent or buy — but to keep as long as they need to. For this reason, we offer services like Homebuyer Education as well as consultation with a loan officer or through our HelpCenter.
Our highly trained professionals can work with you to help you make the decision that is right for you and your family. Rhode Island Housing offers an extensive line of products and services to help you rent or buy a safe, healthy home that you can afford to keep. For more information, contact one of our lending specialists who will partner with you to find the solution that meets your individual needs and financial situation. If renting is the right option for you, we can help you find a safe, healthy home you can afford to rent. If you need other housing assistance, including emergency housing assistance, we can help connect you there too.
If you would like to view homes available in all price ranges, visit: RILiving.
HomeLocatorRI.net provides thorough, detailed information about homes for sale in Rhode Island that receive government funding and meet state and federal affordability criteria. Click here to visit HomeLocatorRI.net.
Assistance for Immediate Housing Needs
If you need immediate assistance finding a home due to a temporary housing crisis such as due to eviction because your landlord has been foreclosed upon, the Emergency Housing Assistance Program which is administered by the Rhode Island Department of Human Services and implemented through the eight Rhode Island Community Action Program agencies may be able to help.
Rhode Island Housing also provides rental assistance or cash assistance to individuals and families at risk of becoming homeless due to a short term housing emergency through the RoadHome initiative.
If you feel you are a victim of unfair housing practices, visit Fair Housing RI to learn more about your rights and to access resources.