Miami Dade Emergency Rental Program 2.3 (ERAP 2.3)

Miami Dade Emergency Rental Program 2.3 ERAP 2.3

Miami Dade Emergency Rental Program 2.3 (ERAP 2.3)

The Emergency Rental Program (ERAP) is now open for applications. If you have any questions, please call 305-723-1815 or send an email to  ERAP@miamidade.gov.

Miami-Dade Emergency Rental

Miami Dade Emergency Rental Program 2.3 (ERAP 2.3)

The Emergency Rental Program (ERAP) is now open for applications. If you have any questions, please call 305-723-1815 or send an email to  ERAP@miamidade.gov.

The Emergency Rental Assistance Program 2.3 provides rental payment assistance for up to 12 months in arrears, if you meet certain income qualifications and are experiencing financial hardship as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

The amount of rental assistance you receive will depend on the amount of unpaid rent. Applications are accepted until Friday, June 25 at 5 p.m.

Eligibility & Requirements

  • You must be a Miami-Dade resident
  • You are unable to pay your full rent as a result of a COVID-19 caused financial hardship
  • Your current household income must not exceed 80 percent of annual Area Median Income (AMI) for Miami-Dade County
  • There must be an executed lease between you and the property owner or landlord
  • You must certify that your household does not receive any other subsidy that is not wholly covered by a subsidized housing program


Tenant Documentation

You will be contacted by a case manager on how to submit this documentation.

  • Proof of being financially impacted by the COVID-19 (e.g., layoff letter, unemployment claim, etc.)
  • Your current lease or pages of current lease showing address of home, amount of lease rent, term of lease or if your lease is on a month-to-month basis, and signature of you and landlord
  • Government issued photo ID for all household members (e.g., driver’s license, passport, birth certificate)
  • Proof of current income for all household members (e.g., recent pay stubs, layoff letter, unemployment benefits letter, etc.)


Owner/Landlord Documentation

Your owner/landlord will be contacted by a case manager on how to submit this documentation.

  • Owner W-9 form
  • An agreement that the County will provide to landlords accepting rental assistance containing certain program conditions

 
For any questions please refer to  https://www.miamidade.gov/global/housing/emergency-rental-assistance-program.page.

You can send an email to  ERAP@miamidade.gov or by calling 305-723-1815.

Landlords are encouraged to contact the program at  LandlordsERAP@miamidade.gov or call 786-688-2440 to refer tenants who are behind in their rent.