Renting in Burien

Updated August 27, 2021

Find information and resources on rental regulations in Burien. Questions or need help? Contact us at

Need help paying rent?

Some of these programs have temporarily closed, but will re-open when more funding is distributed. Call 2-1-1 to get the latest information about rent assistance.

Statewide and local policies

  • Rental housing policies: The City of Burien's renter protections that passed last October are still in place under the Governor’s order.

Need help?

Contact the City of Burien at with questions. See below for other free or low-cost resources.