American Rescue Plan

Renter Assistance

$21.6 billion has been approved under the American Rescue Plan for Emergency Rental Assistance to provide relief for renters with past due rent and utility payments.  

RentHelpMN makes it possible for eligible renters to pay their overdue rent and utilities dating back to March 13, 2020.  To learn more about eligibility requirements and to apply, visit renthelpmn.org or call 211, 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday.

Homeowner Assistance

$10 billion has been approved under the American Rescue Plan for a Homeowner Assistance Fund to provide relief for homeowners with delinquent mortgage and utility payments.  More information, including who is eligible and how to apply, will be available in the coming months.

Continue to check the City’s website for updates or go to the fact sheet at US Department of the Treasury.