Albany, NY Rent Assistance

We provide a directory of agencies that provide emergency rental assistance, help paying financial bills to residents. Most major U.S. cities including Albany, New York, offer some type of state of federally subsidized Rental Assistance Programs and/or emergency financial bill pay assistance for low income person(s) in need.

There are also thousands of local non-profit organizations that offer help paying rent along with providing housing assistance. We currently have listed all of the financial rental assistance programs we could find in Albany.

Active Listings In Albany, NY

Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance Bureau of Housing and Shelter Services - Ny State Program

40 North Pearl Street
Albany, NY - 12243
(518) 473-1090
Offering many assistance programs: Home Energy Assistance Program (HEAP)     The Low-Income (HEAP) is a federally funded program that assists eligible households in meeting their home energy needs Temporary Assistance (TA)     TA is temporary help for needy men, women and children. If you are .. click for more details..

Albany Community Development Agency

200 Henry Johnson Blvd.
Albany, NY - 12210
(518) 434-5265
Albany Community Development Agency (ACDA) revitalizes neighborhoods by increasing homeownership, providing resources for home and community improvements, and connecting partners to facilitate quality of life projects and workforce opportunities for residents with low to moderate incomes. Through cr.. click for more details..

United Tenants Of Albany, Inc.

255 Orange Street
Albany, NY - 12210
(518) 436-8997
The mission of the United Tenants of Albany is to improve the living conditions of tenants, including physical housing conditions, tenants' rights for security and equity, and the quality of life in the community. Priority will be given to work with people with the greatest needs, such as Tenan.. click for more details..

Coalition for the Homeless - Albany Office

146 Washington Ave.
Albany, NY - 12210
(518) 436-5612
Coalition for the Homeless offers a variety of programs ans services to those that are currently experiencing homelessness or are at risk of becoming homeless. These services include rental assistance and eviction prevention. Their Rental Assistance program provides monthly rent subsidies as well a.. click for more details..

Temporary Financial Assistance - The American Legion Department of New York

112 State Street
Albany, NY - 12207
(518) 463-2215
The American Legion Temporary Financial Assistance (TFA) program has awarded cash grants to minor children of veterans who are eligible for American Legion membership. These grants help families in need meet the cost of shelter, food, utilities and health expenses, thereby keeping the child or child.. click for more details..

Nearby Listings

Due to the low number of listings in Albany, we have added area listings below.

Department of Development - Schenectady

105 Jay Street
Schenectady, NY - 12305
(518) 382-5147
The Department of Development in Schenectady has a first time home buyer's program. The program offers a second mortgage loan to 1st Time Home Buyers for up to 10% of the purchase price of a property to use for a required down payment and or closing costs with a lender. This program requires repayment of ¼ or 25% of the amount borrowed..... click for more details..

Section 8 Rental Assistance

375 Broadway
Schenectady, NY - 12305
(518) 386-7000
The Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher program helps make sure you can afford your apartment by paying a portion of your rent directly to your landlord on your behalf. Once you get the Section 8 subsidy, YOU have to find the landlord (although you may be able to use the Voucher in the apartment you already live in, if your landlord ..... click for more details..

Mechanicville Area Community Services Center, Inc.

6 South Main St.
Mechanicville, NY - 12118
(518) 664-8322
The Mechanicville Area Community Services Center, Inc. is committed to enhance the quality of life of area residents through family support, empowerment, recreation and education. CARE Program provides area residents with comprehensive family support services including:     Human service information &a..... click for more details..

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