Missouri emergency rental arrears program (ERAP) ELIGIBILITY
APPLICATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED
ERAP closed on April 5, 2021 to new applicants. Existing applicants can view their applications here: https://mhdcapply.smapply.io/prog
The Missouri Emergency Rental Arrears Program (ERAP) provides financial support for landlords and renters who are struggling due to the COVID-19 emergency in the State of Missouri. The program will reimburse landlords for past due rent payments (rental arrears) for the period beginning April 1, 2020. Applications must be completed and submitted by landlords in collaboration with their tenant. A one-time payment of up to six (6) months of rental arrears will be made to the landlord on the tenant’s behalf. Requests are subject to the established rent maximums outlined below.
Applications will be evaluated for eligibility and completeness. Landlords will complete an online application and will be notified of application status by email.
PREPARING TO SUBMIT AN APPLICATION WEBINAR
This webinar provides an overview of how to prepare to submit an ERAP Application.
Click here to view the webinar.
The Missouri Emergency Rental Arrears Program Application Packet is a comprehensive guide to the ERAP program. The packet includes:
An overview of the ERAP program and eligibility
Information on the application process
ERAP Application Checklist
ERAP Application Worksheet
All required application forms
Click here to download the ERAP Application Packet.
The Missouri Emergency Rental Arrears Program Application Checklist provides a high level summary of all of the required information to complete an ERAP application. Landlords should reference the checklist when beginning to prepare for an ERAP application. The application checklist is included in the application packet.
Click here to download the ERAP Application Checklist.
The Missouri Emergency Rental Arrears Program Application Worksheet can be used to gather all of the required information to complete an ERAP application. Landlords should complete the worksheet to ensure they have all of the information needed for an ERAP application. The application worksheet is included in the application packet.
Click here to download the ERAP Pre-Application Worksheet.
The following forms will need to be completed and uploaded as part of the ERAP Application. An example of each form is included in the Application Packet.