Posts Tagged ‘Rental Assistance’

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Dear Landlords: How to Help Prospective Tenants Rent Through Virtual Apartment Tours

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The COVID-19 pandemic has presented many challenges, physically, mentally, and socially. Some of its consequences are minor inconveniences, while others pose obstacles never previously imagined. read more

Young woman struggles to figure out how she's going to pay rent in the wake of the crippling coronavirus crisis.

What are My Tenant Rights for Coronavirus Rent Relief?

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Most people have lived through hard financial times, many have gone through serious illnesses, and a significant number have faced a looming rent due date with little or no money to their name. But to suddenly face all three of these hardships at once at the hands of something like the coronavirus pandemic is a […] read more

Public Housing in New York City

Public Housing and Rental Assistance Basics

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Trying to get public housing or rent assistance can be a complex and time-consuming endeavor. Understanding what recipients of aid go through can also be difficult for those who earn more money or have fewer family obligations. Below is a gathering of information that will help you understand the public housing system and how to use it to meet your and your family’s needs if necessary. read more

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Everything You Need to Know About Apartment Co-Signers

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A lot of landlords conduct extensive research to ensure an applicant will make an excellent tenant: someone who will be clean, quiet, respectful, and pay their rent on time. They do this by going through a process that includes checking references, credit, and sometimes even asking for proof of employment. If something comes up that […] read more

Are Section 8 Apartments for Rent Available to Anyone?

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When searching for an apartment to rent, you’re always looking for the best deal. Section 8 apartments for rent may seem like a great option, but section 8 housing are low income apartments available to low income households only. What is Section 8 Housing? The Section 8 Voucher Program is a federally run housing program that provides […] read more

How to Find Section 8 Apartments for Rent

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Need help finding low-income apartments for rent in your area? Follow these tips and suggestions to find the right kind of affordable housing for your situation. Types of Low-Income Housing There are several types of low-income housing options for you to look into and availability will vary depending on the community you live in. True […] read more