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Cumberland County Landlord Incentive Program

The Cumberland County Housing Authority believes that everyone deserves a place to call home. Quality affordable housing is critical to a healthy community and economy. Landlords are key to helping our communities prosper. To acknowledge a landlord’s investment in helping creating housing opportunities, the Authority is launching the Landlord Incentive Program. Participating landlords will receive reimbursement for short-term vacancies and minor unit repairs when they rent their unit to a renter with a housing voucher or in need of Emergency Shelter.

What incentives are available to landlords?

New Landlord Participation Bonus

Landlords currently not accepting housing vouchers are eligible to receive a New Landlord Bonus of $1,000.

Property Damage Reimbursement

Landlords may be reimbursed up to $500 for physical damages to a unit occupied by an ESG or HCV tenant.

Vacancy Reimbursement

Landlords may be provided a holding fee to hold a unit.

Interested? There are two options for landlords to participate:

Housing Choice Voucher Landlord Incentive Program

Emergency Shelter Grant Landlord Incentive Program