ATTENTION BALDWIN COUNTY EMERGENCY RENTAL ASSISTANCE APPLICANTS:
Baldwin County has a new online rental assistance application to make
the process easier for applicants moving forward.
*Please note that the rental assistance program has a new phone number and email address*
Baldwin County is participating in the U.S. Treasury Emergency Rental Assistance Program to provide emergency rental assistance to Baldwin County residents who are at risk of experiencing homelessness or housing instability due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
If you have applied to the Baldwin County Emergency Rental Assistance Program at baldwinaltogether.net please email any documents or application requests to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please apply at erap.baldwincountyal.gov after September 15, 2021.
Expired lease - for all rental arrears before current lease Current lease - for all rental arrears and forward rent Written attestation from landlord that states the dates, monthly rate, and late fees Late Fees - must be stated on the lease for payment Utility costs included in lease are considered rent
4 paystubs Unemployment statement 2020 W2 Written attestation that member is not working
Pandemic unemployment Loss in wages Written attestation stating COVID Hardship
Proves housing instability If uncooperative landlord – payment to renter goes off last late notice
Eviction Notice Attestation of hardship Hotel Bills Future Lease (itemized with deposit) Pays all rental deposit, utilities, and 3 Months forward
Proof of income (verify under 80% AMI) Attestation still experiencing hardship If direct tenant payment – must provide canceled check/receipt that ERA payment received went to landlord/rent