How do I apply for the COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program?
Will pay stubs be acceptable documentation to show a reduction in income?
What if applicant cannot get documentation from employer, will we accept other proof?
If applicant received unemployment assistance, a stimulus check, or FEMA (non-COVID) Emergency Food and Shelter assistance, will that disqualify them for assistance?
If applicant does not have all the documentation required, can they submit it later?
Will the applicant be notified if their request is rejected?
How are applications processed in terms of priority?
May I edit my documents after I submit my application?
When completing the online application, can I save it and come back to my application?
Where can I check the status of my application?
Does the lease have to be in the tenant’s name?
Does the rental property have to be the renter's primary residence?
If a landlord has multiple tenants who need to apply for this program, does the landlord only need to fill out the application once?
Do I need to get my landlord to participate?
How do I report my household income?
What if someone in my household received housing assistance from another program?
What is considered a utility?
What is the maximum amount of rental and utilities assistance I can receive?
How far behind in rent do I have to be to be eligible for the program?
I am behind several months on my rent. How much assistance can I receive?
Who receives the payment?
What are the requirements to qualify for assistance?
Who can apply for the ERAP?