The Florida Housing Finance Corporation released a draft Coronavirus Relief Fund – Rental Assistance Application and three CRF Subsidy Request Report – Recap of Tenant Income Certification Templates. Comments on the draft application should be sent to CRFRental@floridahousing.org and comments on the templates should be sent to IssuesCRFTemplate@floridahousing.org by September 10, 2020.
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Through the Virginia Rent and Mortgage Relief Program (RMRP), eligible landlords can apply on behalf of their tenants to receive financial assistance for past-due rental payments dating back to April 1, 2020. Funding for RMRP is through the federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act.Read More
The Senate reconvened yesterday, September 8 and the House of Representatives will be back in session next week. Both chambers have only a few working days to accomplish a myriad of tasks before they are set to adjourn before the elections: The House will adjourn on October 2 and the Senate will adjourn on October 9.Read More
HUD’s Office of Multifamily Housing is encouraging owners to inform residents of the eviction protections under the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) order and the required declaration form. The National Housing Law Project (NHLP) is working with partners to translate the declaration form. The form is currently available in Spanish, Vietnamese and Arabic. A Virginia landlord filed a lawsuit on September 8 and requested a temporary restraining order against the CDC recent order.Read More
Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear (D) signed Executive Order 2020-700, dedicating $15 million in federal Coronavirus Relief Funds for a Healthy at Home Eviction Relief Fund. The fund is a statewide effort to prevent Kentuckians from facing eviction and to allow landlords to realize substantial payments for back rent.Read More
The Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (TDHCA) announced that the place in service (PIS) deadline has been extended by six months, going from December 31, 2020, to June 30, 2021 for all 2018 nine percent LIHTC developments.Read More
Minnesota’s COVID-19 Housing Assistance Program provides housing assistance payments to help prevent eviction, prevent homelessness and maintain housing stability for eligible renters and homeowners.Read More