Buffalo, 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 Buffalo, 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 Buffalo.

Active Listings In Buffalo, NY

Office of Strategic Planning - BUFFALO

65 Niagara Square
Buffalo, NY - 14202
(716) 851-4964
Will assist with homeownership counseling, rehabilitation loans, down payment assistance, and taxt credit programs. Office Hours: Monday thru Friday, 8:30am-4:30pm Summer Hours: July 1 - Sept 4 Monday thru Friday, 8:30am-4:00pm For a list of eligibility requirements, please visit their website or co.. click for more details..

Erie County Emergency Assistance

478 Main Street
Buffalo, NY - 14202
(716) 858-8000
Emergency Assistance An emergency is an urgent need or situation that has to be taken care of right away. Some examples of an emergency are: You are homeless You have little or no food Your landlord has told you that you must move or has given you eviction papers You do not have fuel for heating in.. click for more details..

Belmont Housing Resources for WNY

1195 Main St.
Buffalo, NY - 14209
(716) 884-7791
Belmont Housing Resources for WNY offers an amount of rent and home assistance. From counseling, to finding a home, to applying for the Housing Choice Voucher Program, Belmont does everything they can to try and help. Please contact for more detailed information. .. click for more details..

Rental Assistance Corporation of Buffalo

470 Franklin St
Buffalo, NY - 14202
(716) 882-0063
Currently assisting families by aiding with payment for rental assistance. Also assists with housing searches and has a program to promote employment and financial independence for Section 8 families. For eligibility requirements, visit the website or call the organization directly. .. click for more details..

Housing Opportunities Made Equal, Inc

1542 Main Street
Buffalo, NY - 14209
(716) 854-1400
The Greater Buffalo Community Housing Center (CHC) is a program that provides housing search assistance and other services to participants of Erie County's Section 8 Housing Choice Voucher programs. What the CHC offers: Individual Counseling Sessions, Access to Mobility Library, Housing Listi.. click for more details..

Nearby Listings

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

Community Development - Tonawanda Town

169 Sheridan Parkside Drive
Tonawanda, NY - 14150
(716) 871-8847
Their mission is to help improve the quality of their neighborhoods through best practices in urban planning and the effective administration of U.S. Housing and Urban Development (HUD) programs.The Office of Planning and Development administers several local initiatives that provide decent housing, sound infrastructure investment, econo..... click for more details..

Department of Community Development - Niagara Falls

1022 Main Street
Niagara Falls, NY - 14302
(716) 286-8801
Offers 4 housing programs:1. Community Development Block Grant (CDBG)Niagara Falls is a HUD entitlement community. The City receives annual CDBG funds to develop viable neighborhoods with decent housing, a suitable living environment, and real economic opportunities, especially for the low- and moderate-income population...... click for more details..

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How it Works

Rent Assistance lists thousands of local agencies and non-profit organizations that can help you pay your rent or assist with financial resources.

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Contact Your Local Housing Authority

ontact the agency using the preferred method of contact listed on the page or following the instructions listed. Some agencies require that you register online on their website or that you call.

Apply for assistance

Once you have been deemed eligible for a program prepare the necessary documentation for submission. All agencies are different and provide different types of assistance.