Landlord and Tenant Information#
Resources for Renters
The City of Fort Collins does not offer rental assistance or financial counseling. Community partners provide services that may assist renters struggling financially due to COVID-19.
- For information on City of Fort Collins Utility Payment Assistance, visit: https://www.fcgov.com/utilities/manage-your-account/payment-options/utilities-affordability-portfolio/
- For Rent Assistance Applications, visit community partner, Neighbor to Neighbor at: https://www.n2n.org/rent-assistance/
- The City provides a free and confidential voluntary Community Mediation Program to help Fort Collins residents in conflict, including disputes between tenants and landlords. For additional information, visit: https://www.fcgov.com/mediation/
- For additional resources to assist renters during this challenging time, visit City of Fort Collins Social Sustainability at: https://www.fcgov.com/socialsustainability/
Regarding Legal Questions
Any resident seeking information about his or her individual rights and responsibilities should contact a private attorney, or seek other legal assistance. Neighborhood Services staff cannot offer any legal advice.
Landlord & Tenant Education#
The City of Fort Collins Neighborhood Services is currently evaluating Landlord & Tenant Education Programs and partnering with local organizations and other City departments to offer different types of educational opportunities for housing-related information. Landlord & Tenant classroom-based programs are not scheduled to return in 2023.
Please continue to visit this page for updates.
Landlord Tenant Handbook Disclaimer
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Please contact us, if you have other questions or would like to speak with someone in person about a particular problem or issue. Community Mediation provides information on tenant/landlord, neighbor/neighbor and roommate disputes, and can provide free mediation services in these areas for people who live within Fort Collins city limits.