Houston-Harris County Rental Relief Fund Surpasses $50 Million in Aid to Local Residents

Rent Covered for Up to 14 Months for 15,000+ Families Fund Still Open; Tenants Encouraged to Apply The new $159 million Houston-Harris County Emergency Rental Assistance Program, in operation since only the end of February, has surpassed the $50 million mark in rental relief.  Over $54 million has been allocated from the fund, covering overdue rent for over 15,000 families.  Up to 14 months of rent, not just a few months, is available for people impacted financially […]

Navigator Agencies Begin Outreach to Help People Apply for New $159 Million Houston-Harris County Rental Assistance Relief Fun

Some of Region’s Most Trusted Nonprofits Recruited to Assist Vulnerable Populations, as Program Begins Distributing Aid As a new source of rental assistance begins helping local families, several nonprofits have been appointed by the City of Houston and Harris County and will soon start helping additional people apply for the new $159 million Houston-Harris County Emergency Rental Assistance Program.  The navigator agencies will eliminate potential challenges some renters may find in the application process, such as […]