The Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) provides low and moderate income New Yorkers facing housing instability or at risk of experiencing homelessness with rental arrears, temporary rental assistance and utility arrears assistance. ERAP applications will stop being accepted on September 30, 2023.
Korean Community Services of Metropolitan New York (KCS) is an ERAP enroller organization for Queens. If you are in need of assistance with applying for ERAP, contact Esther Joo at email@example.com or 347-594-9951 for Korean or English, or Pablo Torres at firstname.lastname@example.org or 929-341-9273 for Spanish or English
뉴욕주 긴급 임대료 지원 프로그램 (Emergency Rental Assistance Program – ERAP)은 코로나19로 인해 금전적 어려움을 겪었으며 노숙 또는 주거 불안정의 위험을 겪고 있는 임차인 가정의 임대료를 지원합니다. 또한 본 프로그램을 통해 임시 임대 지원 및 연체 공과금에 대한 지원이 제공될 수 있습니다.
ERAP 지원 접수는 2021년 6월 1일 (화) 오전 9시부터 가능합니다: otda.ny.gov/erap
지원 접수에 도움이 필요하시면 전화 또는 이메일로 연락주십시오. 주 에스터 347-594-9951( 한국어) 파블로 (스패니쉬) or 이메일: email@example.com
Households approved for ERAP may receive:
Payments will be made directly to the landlord/property owner and utility company on behalf of the tenant. Tenant applicants will be notified of the amounts paid on their behalf. If a landlord is difficult to locate or does not otherwise provide the information needed to complete the application, funds will be held for up to 180 days to allow sufficient time to locate the landlord and collect required information as well as to provide tenant protections and maximize landlord participation.
ERAP 대상 가정들에게 어떤 지원이 제공되나요?
There are no immigration status requirements to qualify for the program.
Households eligible for rental arrears may also be eligible for help paying utility arrears at the same rental unit,
자격 조건을 충족하는 모든 지원자는 이민 신분분과 관계 없이 신청할 수 있습니다.
During the first 30 days of the program, New York State is prioritizing households with income at or below 50% AMI or $43,700 for a family of three AND at least one household member within the following categories:
Renters will need to provide:
Applicants will be asked to attest that on or after March 13, 2020, a member of the household received unemployment benefits or experienced a reduction in household income, incurred significant costs or experienced other financial hardship, directly or indirectly, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The applicant will need to sign the application form and any associated certifications agreeing that the information provided in the application is accurate.
Landlords will need to provide:
The property owner or an authorized property management company will be required to sign the application form and any associated certifications agreeing that the information provided, including the amount of rental arrears owed, is accurate and does not duplicate a payment received from another program.
The property owner or authorized property management company must also agree to the following terms as a condition of accepting rental arrears payments:
부동산 소유주 또는 공인 받은 부동산 관리 회사는 신청서 및 관련 인증서에 서명하여 체납 임대료 등의 제공 정보가 정확하고 기타 프로그램을 통해 지급받은 금액에 대하여 중복 신청하지 않는다는 점에 동의해야 합니다.
부동산 소유자 또는 공인 부동산 관리 회사는 임대료 체납 지불을 수락하는 조건으로 다음의 내용에 동의해야합니다.
Reasonable accommodations for individuals with disabilities are available. Please inform us in advance if you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for ERAP. Examples of available reasonable accommodations include assistance applying for ERAP, providing documents in an alternative format including braille, audio file (CD), data format (screen-reader accessible file on CD) and large print (18 point font) as requested, or TTY relay communications.
To request an accommodation, please contact the call center at 1-844-NY1-RENT (1-844-691-7368). If you are hearing impaired, a TTY phone number is available by calling 1-833-843-8829.