CHECKLIST TO START
✔ You are a renter and your name is on your current residential lease or rental agreement.
✔ You live in the city limits of Omaha.
✔ You are a United States citizen or legal resident alien.
✔ Your household is at or below 80% of Area Median Income for the Omaha metropolitan area. Households below 50% AMI will be prioritized.
✔ At least one person in the household can give a written explanation of the negative financial impact as a direct or indirect result of the Covid-19 pandemic.
✔ AND at least one person in the household can show a risk of homelessness or housing instability.
REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION AND INFORMATION
Signed Lease or Rental Agreement
Pages with visible name, address, and signature page are required.
Photo ID and Address Verification
If the address on your ID does not match your current address, please provide one of the following documents:
- Utility Bill
- Phone bill
- Mail from a school
- Mail from another government agency
NOTE: If one or more household members do not have an income they will need to provide a photo ID and complete the Income Attestation Document.
Housing instability document OR Attestation.
Document examples include:
- Past due utility bill
- Past due rent notice
- Eviction notice, notice to quit, or notice to vacate
Explanation of risk to your housing situation
Proof of COVID-19 Impact:
- A COVID-19 attestation document detailing how COVID-19 has caused a negative financial impact to you or someone in your household will need to be completed in the application.