Emergency Rental Assistance

August 6, 2021
Blog Post

Congress has passed more than $46 billion in Emergency Rental Assistance (ERA) to assist households in need to prevent evictions, helping those who are in need, especially due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Below you will find resources and tools for rental assistance which you or someone you know may qualify for.

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau

  • Renter Assistance Tool to assist renters and landlords to find rental assistance programs in their area.
    • The White House and CFPB have prepared a fact sheet, messaging toolkit and social media graphics about this tool and other resources for renters and landlords. Those documents are attached to this email.
  • Mortgage and Housing Assistance for information to help homeowners and renters during COVID-19 national emergency 

National Low Income Housing Coalition

Department of Treasury

Eviction Lab at Princeton University

  • Eviction Tracking System provides weekly updates on number of eviction cases filed across the United States. It contains full reports on cities and states that Eviction Lab is monitoring.