Rental assistance money for tenants and landlords from the feds.

Keep a lookout for more info in the SCR e-newletters in the near future!

Please send your rental assistance success stories to SCR (e.g., landlords, tenants).

6 large SC counties will administer the money.

The other SC counties that did not qualify for population will see the money administered by the SC Housing Authority in the near future.

Many people should qualify for rental assistance going back to March 2020.

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– qualified for unemployment.
– pandemic impacted income.
– risk of homelessness or housing instability if eviction.
– income restrictions (see below)

General income restriction below 80% of your area mean income.

That ranges for a single from $29,350 to $46,500 depending on the area.

That ranges for a family of four from $41,900 to $66,500 depending on the area.

Posted by: Byron King on 4/12/21 (This information is only accurate as of 4/12/21. You must contact SCR for updates and changes to this information after 4/12/21 as laws and regulations may change over time. SCR 803-772-5206 or email info at