If you rent in South Florida and can’t pay your bills, the federal government is offering some relief. State officials say Florida will receive another $740-million in federal rental assistance funding.
The money will be distributed to low-income or unemployed renters who are behind on their rent or utility bills. To check your eligibility or apply for the funds, visit OurFlorida.com.
Florida’s federally-funded emergency rental assistance relief program supports residents and businesses as they continue to recover and rebuild.
OUR Florida is currently accepting applications for rental and utility assistance and will begin processing applications in the order in which they were received beginning Monday, May 17, 2021.
It is important to submit a complete application with all required documentation to receive assistance quickly and accurately.