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Posted on: April 14, 2022

The Florida Homeowner Assistance Fund

The Florida Homeowner Assistance Fund may be able to offer you relief for mortgage payments and other homeowner expenses. Register now to begin the first step of determining your eligibility to participate in the program.

The Homeowner Assistance Fund (HAF) is designed to mitigate financial hardships associated with the COVID 19 pandemic by preventing homeowners’ mortgage delinquencies, defaults, foreclosures, and displacements, as well as loss of utilities, home energy services, and insurance.
 
Established under Section 3206 of the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, HAF provides $676,102,379 in financial assistance to the state of Florida through the United States Department of the Treasury. DEO has been designated to manage and operate HAF on behalf of the state of Florida. 

ELIGIBLE HOMEOWNERS

  • Must have experienced a financial hardship after, or that continued after, January 21, 2020.
  • Must meet income qualifications.
  • Must be a homeowner and be requesting assistance for your primary residence. 

AVAILABLE OPTIONS FOR RELIEF:

Mortgage, Utilities, Homeowners Insurance, Property Taxes, Fees, and Internet.

For more information and to register:

https://www.floridajobs.org/community-planning-and-development/homeowner-assistance/homeowner-assistance-fund

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