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The Renter's Access Act is in FULL EFFECT Starting October 13, 2021, tenants have important new rights when applying for housing in Philadelphia. Some highlights include: Landlords must inform applicants in writing when they deny an application. Landlords must provide a copy of any screening report used to...

This Saturday TURN is hosting an outdoor renters rights workshop for free! Please call us and ask to be registered for the workshop if you’re interested! #Philly #TenantsRights #TURN #TURNCares #COVIDFriendly...

Last night the US Supreme Court ended the CDC Moratorium early, putting hundreds of Philadelphians who thought they were protected by the moratorium through October 3rd at risk for immediate eviction. This will result in more surprise evictions for tenants who thought they had a...

Nicole Lawrence has been appointed as the new Executive Director of Tenant Union Representative Network (TURN), effective July 1, 2021.  Before becoming Executive Director, Nicole worked in the capacity as the Deputy Executive Director to Phil Lord, who retired as of June 30, 2021.  Nicole has...

TURN is hiring for the following position:  Hotline Paralegal Tenant Union Representative Network (TURN) seeks Hotline Paralegals committed to advocacy on behalf of low-income marginalized people to join the Tenant Rights Unit. TURN works to address the racial and economic inequities in housing across Philadelphia. While the...

TURN is hiring for the following position:  Hotline Paralegal Tenant Union Representative Network (TURN) seeks Hotline Paralegals committed to advocacy on behalf of low-income marginalized people to join the Tenant Rights Unit. TURN works to address the racial and economic inequities in housing across Philadelphia. While the...

Through the PHLRentAssist program, the City of Philadelphia offers emergency rental assistance to help tenants and landlords who have been impacted by COVID-19. To apply, visit: phlrentassist.org ...

  Sign up here for a free Renters Rights Webinar. The webinar is each weekday at 12:30 p.m. There are two evening workshops at 6 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays. There is also a weekend workshop at 11 a.m. on Saturdays. If someone does not have internet access...

TURN supports the national and international outcry against the racist system of state sanctioned violence against African-American people that has plagued this country since its very foundation. We are particularly concerned about the murder of African-American men under the color of law and the failure...

After an initial shut-down Philadelphia Municipal Court is starting to put tenants out again.  Cases that were filed before the courts closed will be allowed to go forward with evicting people from their homes. TENANTS WITH OUTSTANDING COURT CASES MAY NOT GET NEW NOTICES BEFORE...

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