Sacramento Housing and Redevelopment Agency, in partnership with the City and the County of Sacramento, is offering emergency rental assistance for residents who have experienced a loss or reduction in wages due to COVID-19.
*Rent your housing in the City of Sacramento or the inincorporated County of Sacramento
*Have experienced a loss or reduction in wages due to COVID-19
*Owe back rent or inability to remain current on rent
*Current household income cannot exceed 50% of Area Median Income (AMI)
*Not living in public housing or receive ongoing rental assistance
HOW TO APPLY:
Applications will be accepted from Friday, October 9, 2020, until Thursday, October 22, 2020, and must be completed online at www.shra.org/sera. Beginning October 9th, applicants can
email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (916) 449-1266 for assistance. They can also receive help uploading required documents and other technical assistance in person at 816 Revere Street (Alder Grove) and 480 Redwood Avenue, between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., M-F from October 9th – October 22nd.
Eligible applications will be placed in a computerized random order. Preferences will be given to families with minor children, families at 30% of Area Median Income (AMI) and lower, and families with completed applications. Rental assistance payments may be issued up to $4,000 per household and will be paid directly to the landlord.
For more information, go to www.shra.org/sera.