Neighbor To Neighbor


Colorado State University (CSU) Off-Campus Life has partnered with Neighbor to Neighbor (N2N), a non-profit housing resource organization.  This new partnership will provide housing counseling services to CSU faculty and staff experiencing a variety of housing issues, particularly those experiencing barriers to stable housing. One-one-one sessions include Housing Information Session, Rental Housing Search Assistance, Emergency Rent Assistance, and First Month’s Rent Assistance. The N2N Housing Solutions Coordinator will also serve as an access point for other Neighbor to Neighbor programs including, Homebuyer Education, HomeShare, Foreclosure Prevention Counseling and Reverse Mortgage Counseling.

Counseling sessions take place at the CSU Off-Campus Life office by appointment. Off-Campus Life is located in the Lory Student Center, room 274, To schedule an appointment contact Debbie Mayer at 970-491-3233 or

Services Include:

Housing Information Session: The Housing Information Session is available to work directly with a housing counselor regarding a range of housing issues. This session may cover a variety of topics related to rental property and includes information about lease agreements, the costs associated with renting and landlord/tenant responsibilities as well as examining homeownership possibilities. This session provides staff and faculty with the area resources available and tools that they need to navigate their rental situation and explore their options as a renter or potential homeowner. This is not legal advice.

Housing Search Assistance: Neighbor to Neighbor provides this assistance to individuals and families striving to find a rental to call home. A Housing Search Assistance session will provide the household with the tools and advice to help identify that affordable rental. For further information click here.

Emergency Rent Assistance: Our housing counselor will sit down with you face-to-face to develop a plan to overcome your immediate housing crisis and continue your journey toward housing stability. For further information click here.

First Month's Rent Assistance: First Month’s Rent Assistance helps CSU staff and faculty households facing barriers to stable housing to attain affordable, sustainable housing. N2N may be able to assist with up to $500 toward your first month’s rent. For further information click here.

HomeShare- A Housing Matching Service: Are you looking for a housemate? Neighbor to Neighbor and The Partnership for Age-Friendly Communities have developed HomeShare, a program to match homeowners 55 years or older with those looking for a home in Larimer County. For further information click here.   Read HomeShare Frequently Asked Questions by clicking here.

Homeownership Services: Neighbor to Neighbor offers a variety of services to help households prepare for successful home ownership. Through education and expertise we are here to inspire individuals throughout their journey of finding and protecting the perfect place to call home. Our online platform is designed to guide you into the most efficient path towards reaching your homeownership goals, and our homeownership team is here to accompany you on that journey.  Complete your profile to find your customized next steps including accessing additional services, class schedules and registration.  Start your journey here!

Services do not include:

  • Administering student housing
  • Service as a real estate agent
  • Showing houses to prospective buyers or renters
  • Providing financial, legal, or tax advice
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