Are you a renter or landlord suburban Cook County? Has COVID-19 made it difficult for you or your tenants to pay rent and utilities? You may qualify for @cookcountygov assistance. The first step? Check your eligibility and gather your documents. Start the process at cookcountyil.gov/rent-help. Applications open October 4th. Landlords and tenants may apply.
While the State of Illinois applications are closed, Cook County has opened a new round of emergency rental assistance for renters impacted by COVID. Millions of dollars have already been distributed to tenants and landlord so avoid eviction. There is still more money. Apply today. Application deadline is October 29. Don’t get evicted, get resources that can help you stay in your home. Go to https://cookcountyil.gov/rent-help or call MTO’s hotline 773-292-4988 for assistance.