The Emergency Rental Assistance Fund (ERAF) will assist approximately 700 eligible households with up to 3 months of rent payments. Grants will be awarded on a first-come, first-served basis. Payments will be made directly to the landlord and may cover rent, past due rent, late fees, new renter fees, security deposits. Non-rental payments, including utility deposits and moving costs, will be made directly to the vendor.
Only one application per unit is eligible. Applicants must be the named tenant on the lease. Multifamily units, duplexes, and single-family residential units are eligible. Eligible applicants must:
An applicant's landlord also must complete certain requirements in order to be eligible to receive ERAF payments on behalf of the applicant. This includes:
Applicants will be considered ineligible for ERAF program if the applicant: