The application for the COVID-19 BakerRipley City of Houston Rental Assistance Program is no longer open.

All of the funds have been committed for the COVID-19 BakerRipley City of Houston Rental Assistance Program.  Unfortunately, due to the extensive economic impact of COVID-19, the demand for rental assistance has greatly exceeded the available funds.

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COVID-19 Rental Assistance Program

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About the program

BakerRipley, through funding provided by the City of Houston, has pledged Rental Assistance for approximately 8,000 tenants who live within Houston City limits and are experiencing an economic hardship as a result of COVID-19.

This program is a collaborative effort to stand with our neighbors in this difficult time.

City of Houston
“COVID-19 has impacted many Houstonians who have faced undue financial hardship because of a loss of wages or income. I am proud that The City of Houston is stepping up by providing resources for immediate financial relief to renters.”
Mayor Sylvester Turner