March 16, 2022MEDIA CONTACT:
REMINDER: Mortgage and Utility Assistance Available through City of Pensacola CDBG-Coronavirus Funds
Homeowners in the City of Pensacola with overdue or back mortgage and/or utility payments may be eligible for assistance through the city's Community Development Block Grant-Coronavirus Funds.
Applications are now available on the City of Pensacola website until all funds have been committed. Click here to access the application directly.
The City of Pensacola has received CDBG-Coronavirus Funds from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development in response to the pandemic. Approximately $261,000.00 will be made available to assist eligible homeowners within the city limits impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic with overdue or back
mortgage and/or utility payments.
Eligible expenses must occur between March 1, 2020 to date. Maximum assistance will be up to $7,500.00 per household and will be paid directly to the mortgage and/or utility company. General eligibility requirements:
- Must be a homeowner within the City of Pensacola limits (address lookup tool available here)
- Must have income adversely impacted by COVID-19
- Total household income cannot exceed 80% of Area Median Income (AMI)
- Program is for mortgage and/or utility assistance ONLY
CITY OF PENSACOLA CDBG-CV MORTGAGE AND UTILITY ASSISTANCE PROGRAM
Maximum Income Eligibility Limits
For Low Income Families
Number of Persons
in Household Maximum Income
Homeowners residing outside the City of Pensacola limits needing mortgage or utility assistance may call 2-1-1 for referrals to other agencies. Renters needing rent or utility assistance due to COVID-19 impacts may apply for assistance under Escambia County’s Emergency Rental Assistance Program
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