ULMS - Housing Department

Safe habitable and affordable housing is a basic need. The Urban League of Metropolitan Seattle (ULMS) Housing Department provides direct service programs and resources to individuals and families who seek knowledge, understanding and access to pertinent financial education that result in maintaining and obtaining generational wealth. ULMS Housing department takes pride in supporting Economic Growth and Empowerment in communities by providing and assisting low to moderate individuals and families in Financial Education and Training. This service incorporates Financial Education with the process of Home ownership so clients are financial mangers and navigators in all aspects of financial management. Additionally, the program curriculum is structured to assist clients in confronting and managing economic challenges while providing them with knowledge and resources to make better financial decisions.

Our Financial management education services also include the following components and resources that are necessary for clients to correct and or improve their financial issues and gain financial stability.

  • Foreclosure Prevention And Intervention
  • Washington State Mediation
  • Financial Literacy Sessions
  • Credit And Budgeting
  • Home Equity Conversion Mortgages (HECM)
  • Reverse Mortgages
  • Expunging And Sealing Of Criminal Records
  • Tenant Rental Rights And Responsibilities
  • Transitional Housing
  • Home Ownership Education
  • Down Payment Assistance
  • Mortgage Definitions And Terms


Thinking about buying a home? Do you have questions about qualifying? Urban League of Metropolitan Seattle Home ownership division invites you to a free seminar that meets the criteria for various Washington State Housing Finance Commission down payment assistance programs. Professionals will be on hand to answer your questions about becoming a homeowner. These classes will provide an overview of the home buying process for first time homebuyers as well as returning families to the home buying market. Each class is from 10:00 am – 3:30 PM at Urban League of Metropolitan Seattle 105 14th Ave Sea, Wa 98122. Lunch will be served so please register.

Registration is needed. Contact 1-800-368-1455 or info@urbanleague.org. Call for information regarding classes in Spanish.


105 14th Ave, Suite 200

Seattle, WA 98122