The Durham Rent Relief Program provides up to 18 months of rental and utility assistance to City of Durham residents who have experienced financial hardship due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Assistance is available on a first-come, first-served basis until funding runs out. Both renters and landlords can apply to the program.
Detailed information about the Durham Rent Relief Program, including renter eligibility, the types of assistance available through the program, and the documentation that renters need to apply is available on the For Renters page.
To receive funds through this program, a landlord must:
Click here to apply online (for landlords and renters). The application will open in a new window.
The documents and information you will need to submit with your application include:
Get help applying
If you have questions regarding this application or need help completing an application, please call the Rent Relief Helpline at (919) 521-5777.
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