Allegheny County and the Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency (PHFA) have partnered to fund the CARES Rent Relief Program. Renters in Allegheny County who have lost at least 30% of their income due to Covid-19 OR became unemployed as a result of Covid-19 after March 1, 2020 AND income does not exceed the area median income for Allegheny County may qualify for assistance.
In certain circumstances, the program may provide up to $1,700 per month towards rent, utilities, late fees and court costs.
For details and the application, please visit the Allegheny County site. Deadline to apply is September 30, 2020.