Emergency Tenant-Based Rental Assistance (ETBRA) Program

The City of North Miami through the U. S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (“HUD”) received supplemental Community Development Block Grant (CDBG-CV) funding, and authorization from HUD to use portion of the HOME Investment Partnership Program (HOME) funds to prevent, prepare for and respond to the coronavirus pandemic. As such, the Mayor and City Council have approved the use of these funds to assist residents impacted by the Novel coronavirus health crisis, who experienced unemployment or under employment and are behind in their rent payments.


The City of North Miami is offering rent assistance in the form of a grant with no repayment requirement for 2 months, up to $3,000 to all North Miami residents experiencing hardship and loss of income due to COVID-19.

Completed applications with required documents may be submitted by email to: housing@northmiamifl.gov, mail or drop-off to:

City of North Miami
Housing & Social Services Department
Attn: Keren Frederick, Housing Administrator
13753 NW 7 Avenue
North Miami, FL 33168

Emergency Tenant-Based Rental Assistance (ETBRA) Program Application

Application Deadline

Open until all funds are depleted

For more information, please contact the Housing and Social Services Department at 305-895-9895. 

*Some exceptions may apply.