ND Rent Help is now available for renters of low and moderate income households (HH). Payments can include current months rent, rent arrears and future rent for those who qualify.
Requirements to qualify include:
1. Renter households with incomes no more than 80% area median income.
2. One or more individuals has qualified for unemployment benefits or has experienced a reduction in HH income, incurred significant costs, or experienced other financial hardships due directly or indirectly to the coronavirus outbreak; and
3. One or more individuals in the HH can demonstrate a risk of experiencing homelessness or housing instability which may include past due utility or rent arrears notice, or an eviction notice; unsafe or unhealthy living conditions' or other evidence of risk as determined by the State.
4. HH with no more than 50% AMI and in which one or more HH members is unemployed and has been unemployed for 90 days will be prioritized.