COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Programs

Written by Alex

January 11, 2021

Last April our team put together a COVID-19 State Assistance Guide with different state programs and loans that have been introduced to help landlords, homeowners, and individual tenants to get through the COVID-19 pandemic. Today we want share another great resource that the National Low Income Housing Coalition has put together for you.

NLIHC created a spreadsheet to track information on rental assistance programs that different cities and states are working on or have expanded in order to support individuals and families who were impacted by the pandemic.

The list may not bet complete, as it is being updated frequently, but is a great place to start if you’re looking for financial assistance.

Originally posted at https://nlihc.org/

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    I’m in Mobile Alabama and a landlord to about 120 tenants. I followed the link provided by the National Landlord Association which brought me here. Can you please help me get to the latest application for the Federal Cares Act that allows me as the landlord to apply for assistance for my tenants. I can’t find it anywhere, yet I know the last stimulus package included this program with 25 billion dollars fund.

    Very Sincerely in need of help, Tony Moore 1/29/2021

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    I second Mr Moore’s concerns…this is VERY confusing. In addition can some guidance on where we can go locally to get answers?
    MS/LA Rental owner.

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