Financial Assistance Available to Renters & Landlords Impacted by Pandemic

The Georgia Department of Community Affairs is now providing financial assistance through the State Rental Assistance Program to help renters and landlords who have been negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Georgia has received $552 million dollars from the U.S. Department of Treasury that is available to provide up to 15 months of rental and utility assistance.
The Georgia Department of Community Affairs is the administrator for the online portal to provide information, determine eligibility and process applications.  The financial assistance can be applied to past due rent, current and future rent payments as well as past due utility payments.
Georgia renters can learn more about qualifications and apply for Georgia Rental Assistance Program funds by going online to “www.georgiarentalassistance.ga.gov”.