Through a $1 million gift from the REALTORS® Relief Foundation, C.A.R. is offering disaster relief grants up to $2,000 per household to provide housing assistance with mortgage relief or temporary housing, such as payments on the mortgage of a primary residence that was burned in a fire, lease or rent payments on replacement housing, or payments to a temporary shelter.

Grant details:

  • Relief assistance is limited to a maximum of $2,000 per applicant household. The deadline for application submission is June 30, 2019, contingent on the availability of funds.
  • Assistance is for housing relief only; other expenses including mortgages on property other than a primary residence, vehicle purchase, rental, repair and or mileage are ineligible for reimbursement under this program.
  • Documentation requirements: proof of residency, proof of lease/ownership, proof of damage/loss.
  • One application per household.
  • Grants are available only for the applicant’s primary residence.
  • Recipients of other financial assistance (FEMA, charitable groups) are eligible.
  1. Frequently Asked Questions (pdf)
  2. Link to online application

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