City of Perris
CDBG-CV Rental & Mortgage and Utility Assistance Program
CLOSED  Deadline  6/30/2021
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Program Description  [hide this]

The CDBG-CV Rental & Mortgage and Utility Assistance Programs are funded through the Community Development Block Grant- COVID (CDBG-CV) funds from the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) and require the following information.  All documentation submitted is kept strictly confidential.  

Funds are available on a first come, first serve basis adn submission of your application(s) is NOT a reservation of funds. Funds are reserved once eligbilty is established adn complete supporting documentation has been verified.  

Requirements  [hide this]

The following requirements apply to both CDBG-CV assistance programs and your supporting documentation must be uploaded in the 'Documents' tab: 

  1. Households must show they have been directly financially impacted by COVID-19. 
  2. Applicants must be an incorporated City of Perris resident.  
  3. All adults (18 yrs and over) must submit proof of income. Those who cannot, must submit a signed Letter of Explanation located in the 'Documents' tab.  
  4. Each adult in the household (18 yrs and over) must complete and submit the Employer Verification Form located in the 'Documents' tab.  Those who cannot, must submit a signed Letter of Explanation located in the 'Documents' tab.  
  5. All adults (18 yrs and over) must submit one (1) months' proof of income BEFORE & AFTER being financially impacted by COVID-19. This includes complete pay stubs, Social Security/SSI, Pension, Unemployment benefits, Retirement, Disability, etc. 
  6. Self-Employed applicants must provide a profit and loss statement to show the difference of income before and after being finally impacted by COVID-19.  
  7. Each adult in the household (18 yrs and over) must submit three (3) months of complete bank statements. One (1) month BEFORE and two (2) months SINCE being financially impacted by COVID-19.  Those who cannot, must submit a signed letter of Explanation located in the 'Documents' tab.  
  8. Proof of current enrollment for household adults (18 yrs and over) who are full time High School or College students must be submitted.  Does not apply to the Head of Household. 
  9. If applying for Utility Assistance, applicants must submit the utility bill(s) for the month(s) assistance is being requested.  
  10. If applying for Rental & Mortgage Assistance, applicants must submit thier lease agreement or most recent mortage statement(s) for the month(s) assistance is being requested.  If applicant is renting a single family home, a copy of thier landlords mortgage statement showing landlord payments are are current must be submitted.  

Restrictions  [hide this]

The following restrictions apply to both CDBG-CV assistance programs: 

  1. Assistance is available only for incorporated City of Perris residents. 
  2. Assistance for late fees will not be included.
  3. Assistance is provided for up to three (3) months.  Additionally, only the amount of your rent/mortgage, up to $1,200/month and utility bills, up to $300/month, will be provided. 
  4. Payments will be made directly to the landlord, mortgage or utility company to be credited to the account indicated in the application.  Payments will not be made to the applicant. 
  5. Assistance will be prorated for households with undocumented individuals.   

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DescriptionFile NameDate UploadedFile Type
Attachment A: Income Inclusions & Exclusions AttachmentA-IncomeInclusionsExclusions.pdf 5/15/2020 11:58:30 AM PDF
HUD Income Limits for CDBG-CV Assistance Programs 2020HUDIncomeLimitsforCOVIDprogs.pdf 5/15/2020 12:04:14 PM PDF
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