City of Irving Rental Assistance Programs

Rent AssistanceThe City of Irving offers several Rental Assistance Program to help individuals and family that have been economically impacted due to COVID-19 or other factors. 

Each of the programs are unique in the type and amount of assistance covered, length of assistance, eligibility requirements, guidelines and funding source. 

Follow the flow chart to determine which program best applies to your situation. Click on the program name within the graphic or linked description below the graphic to learn more about the selected program.

Visit the Community Resources page for more assistance programs available from community organizations. Have questions? Call (972) 721-4899 or email the City of Irving.

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CITY OF IRVING ESG

Provides short-term rental assistance to low-income Irving residents who have an economic hardship, received a Notice to Vacate or Late Payment, and who annual household income is at or below 30% AMI. This program is for households NOT impacted by COVID-19.  Learn more about the City of Irving's ESG program.

ESG-CV – CITY OF IRVING ESG-COVID ASSISTANCE

Provides short-term rental assistance to low-income Irving residents economically affected (loss/reduction of income) by the spread of COVID-19, received a Notice to Vacate or Late Payment, and whose annual household income is at or below 50% AMI. Click here for additional details on ESG-CV .

CDBG-CV – CITY OF IRVING CDBG-COVID ASSISTANCE

Provides short-term rental assistance to low-income Irving residents economically affected (loss/reduction of income) by the spread of COVID-19, received a Notice to Vacate or Late Payment, and whose annual household income is at or below 80% AMI. Click here for additional details on CDBG-CV.

TERAP - TEXAS EMERGENCY RENTAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

Provides short-term rental assistance to low-income Irving residents economically affected (loss/reduction of income) by the spread of COVID-19 whose income is at or below 80% AMI. Program is administered by Catholic Charities on behalf of the City of Irving. Click here for additional details on TERAP.

For assistance completing the online application, Catholic Charities staff will be available at City of Irving facilities weekly, Tuesday through Saturday, rotating between Cimarron Park Recreation Center, 201 Red River Trail; Northwest Park Recreation Center, 2800 Cheyenne St.; and South Irving Library, 601 Schulze Drive. For an appointment, email Catholic Charities or call (214) 257-0674.

ERAP - EMERGENCY RENTAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAM

The Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) assists households that are unable to pay rent and utilities due to the COVID-19 pandemic whose income is at or below 80% AMI. Program is administered by Catholic Charities on behalf of the City of Irving. Learn more about the city's ERAP program.

For assistance completing the online application, Catholic Charities staff will be available at City of Irving facilities weekly, Tuesday through Saturday, rotating between Cimarron Park Recreation Center, 201 Red River Trail; Northwest Park Recreation Center, 2800 Cheyenne St.; and South Irving Library, 601 Schulze Drive. For an appointment, email Catholic Charities or call (214) 257-0674.

COMMUNITY REFERRALS

Visit CityofIrving.org/Help for a list of community organizations that provide housing and utility assistance.