Emergency Rental Assistance

The Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs

The Texas Department of Housing and Community Affairs (TDHCA) has received approximately $1.3 billion in Emergency Rental Assistance funds from the newly passed Coronavirus Relief Bill Rental Assistance Program. TDHCA is using the funds to help Texas renters pay rent and utility bills (including past-due rent and utilities).

 

TDHCA’s Texas Rent Relief program website and phone systems are up and running and ready to answer questions. TDHCA is accepting applications from landlords and tenants.

 

·    Learn more and apply online at TexasRentRelief.com.

·    Learn more and apply by phone at 833-9TX-RENT / 833-989-7368.

·    Learn more and register for a live Texas Rent Relief Program webinar.

·    To view the February 12 recorded webinar click here.

·    To view the program Q&A click here.