We provide a directory of agencies that provide rental assistance to residents.
We do not directly provide aid ourselves, but provide local resources for you to find.
Most major U.S. cities including Schenectady, New York, offer some type of state of
federally subsidized Rental Assistance Programs and/or emergency financial assistance for low income persons 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 Schenectady. We constantly are finding new sources for rent assistance, sign-up here to receive an email alert as soon as we locate any new rental assistance programs in Schenectady.
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.. click for full details.42.815987, -73.943587
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 repaym.. click for full details.42.814295, -73.939792
Due to the small number of rental assistance programs in Schenectady we have listed some area listings below.
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 creative programming, ACDA helps to grow and ..... click for full details13.02 miles away from Schenectady 42.6629916, -73.758998
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 as budgeting and counseling support for up ..... click for full details13.36 miles away from Schenectady 42.655145, -73.761103
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 Tenants with lowest incomes..... click for full details13.71 miles away from Schenectady 42.65496, -73.750762
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 children in a more stable environment.Who I..... click for full details13.86 miles away from Schenectady 42.65000250, -73.754289
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 needsTemporary Assistance (TA) TA is temporary help for needy men, women and children. If you are unable to work, ca..... click for full details13.87 miles away from Schenectady 42.6509968, -73.752312