Phase 4 rental assistance is now LIVE for tenants living in Philadelphia

by Kristen Wilson

  • Posted on April 5, 2021

  • News

Phase 4 rental assistance application is now LIVE for both tenants and landlords to login and apply! See updated flyer by clicking here. Some highlights:

• Up to $42,000 per tenant.
• Landlord can complete application on behalf of tenant, but tenant will need to sign some forms and provide to landlord.
• Tenant can apply for back rent and utilities owed for current or previous location back to April 2020.
• Tenant can apply for future rent to be used for 1st/last/security in order to move and it will be paid out in one lump sum.
• Landlord application for rental assistance will automatically enroll the parties in the Eviction Diversion Program.
• Landlords or tenants can call 311 to be connected to a housing counselor for assistance in completing the application.
• Don’t forget to advise tenants to request utility assistance.

About the Author

Kristen Wilson

Help Support SeniorLAW Center

Your support of SeniorLAW Center helps to ensure that Pennsylvania’s elders may age with dignity and safety, free from abuse and violence, in their homes and neighborhoods.

Watch the SeniorLAW Center Video