Apply for up to $25,000 in Rental Assistance
The Illinois Rental Payment Program (ILRPP) provides financial assistance for rent to income-eligible Illinois renters and their landlords who have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. If you are a renter in Illinois and are behind on rent due to COVID-19, you may be eligible for up to $25,000 and 18 months of emergency rental payments.
Both renters and landlords can apply for assistance.
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Proof of citizenship is not required to apply and ILRPP assistance is a grant that does NOT have to be repaid.
Find out if you’re eligible for emergency rental assistance below.
Help prevent suspected fraud for IHDA’s Rental Payment Program to ensure emergency rental assistance is received by Illinois households in need. Report suspected fraud here.