What’s Needed to Apply?
frequently asked questions
What can the relief funds
be used for?
Fresh Start Mortgage Grant Program – Designed to offer a one-time payment on behalf of a qualified homeowner to pay delinquent mortgage arrears and/or to facilitate a principal curtailment, rate reduction, modification, or another resolution to right-size future mortgage payments to levels affordable to the homeowner.
Emergency Displacement Diversion Grant – Designed to avoid imminent displacement due to, but not limited to:
- Tax delinquency, chattel loan, or land lease delinquency
- Eligible utilities are water and sewer only
- Homeowner’s association fee/condominium association fee delinquency
- Homeowner’s Insurance delinquency
The program currently does not cover expenses such as home repairs, and future mortgage payments.
How much assistance can
I apply for?
Fresh Start Mortgage Grant Program – Each Homeowner will be eligible for up to $30,000 to be used only for the homeowner’s primary residence
Emergency Displacement Diversion Grant – Each Homeowner will be eligible for up to $10,000 to be used for the homeowner’s primary residence