Renters, Landlords Can Apply For Assistance Under State Rental Payment Program

Renters, Landlords Can Apply For Assistance Under State Rental Payment Program

SPRINGFIELD (IOCI RADIO) – Gov. JB Pritzker has announced $1.5 billion in assistance for renters and landlords struggling during the pandemic.

Through the Illinois Rental Payment Program, approved applicants can get up to $25,000 for rent due as far back as last June and to pre-pay through this August, according to the governor.

 

Pritzker said the current eviction moratorium will be phased out by August. To apply for a grant, click here.

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