The Housing Justice Project is one exception where it is not required to first contact CLEAR. The Housing Justice Project provides advice for tenants facing eviction or other serious rental housing issues; Help answering eviction paperwork; Negotiations with landlords for tenants facing eviction; Representation of tenants at eviction (show cause) hearings; and provide resource information.
Who we serve: Low-income tenants residing in Skagit County. Residential tenants only—no business tenants or homeowners.
Where: Skagit County Superior Court, 3rd floor
205 W Kincaid St
Mount Vernon, WA 98273
When: Check in on Fridays at 9:00 a.m. If you have a hearing, we will try to see you first. No appointment necessary.
How to Prepare: Bring all paperwork with you! This includes your lease agreement, rent receipts, any paperwork from the landlord or landlord’s attorney, letters or emails to or from the landlord or to landlord’s attorney, and photos if applicable.