Economic Development

We believe every family has the power to be self-sufficient

Ready to Rent- opening doors to housing through education

Ready to Rent is a comprehensive curriculum used to assist families or individuals who have rental barriers such as a lack of or poor rental history, property upkeep, renter responsibilities, landlord/tenant communication and financial priorities. Training topics include: solving problems, financial prep, shopping for your new home, settling in, and moving on.

Free Upcoming Classes:

August 28, 29, 30
6:00 – 9:00 pm

at the HRDC Livingston office

October 23, 24, 25
6:00 – 9:00 pm
at the Bozeman Public Library

Registration forms are available at the front desk at HRDC in Bozeman and Livingston.  Classes are free, but registration is required!

*Must attend all class sessions to complete certification

To reserve a spot in our next class, please email Kate at


View our landlord presentation to learn more about the program and how to get involved.

Ready to Rent for Landlords Presentation

For more information about the Ready to Rent program in general visit the official website at