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COVID-19 Info

CRF Rent and Mortgage Assistance

The application period is currently CLOSED for processing.

The City has partnered with Habitat for Humanity of Lee and Hendry Counties to process the applications.  No applications will be processed by the City of Cape Coral. Completed applications must be mailed or emailed to Habitat for Humanity of Lee and Hendry Counties.

APPLICATION PACKET (all documents must be completed and submitted via email OR mail for consideration):
CRF Application Packet
Self-Certification Document

**Please be advised that all persons over the age of 18 in the household must sign the application and complete the Self Certification Form if their employment was affected by COVID-19.


To submit completed application packets via email, please email to CapeCoralCRF@habitat4humanity.org

To submit completed application packets via mail.  Please send to:
Habitat for Humanity of Lee and Hendry Counties
1288 N Tamiami Trail
North Fort Myers, FL 33909
Attn:  Cape Coral CRF

 

 

NOTICE OF FUNDING AVAILABILITY
8/28/2020

The City has received a distribution of $596,829 in Coronavirus Relief Funds from Florida Housing Finance Corporation and may receive a second distribution after October 15, 2020.

1. Funding is for residents who have been impacted by Coronavirus and have experienced unemployment or under employment.
2. Assistance includes mortgage or rent payments not to exceed 10 months, from March 1, 2020 to December 30, 2020.
3. Rent payments can include late payments, late fees, and charges.
4. Mortgage payments can include late payments, late fees, PITI, HOA, condo fees and other related fees to prevent foreclosure.

The initial application period will start at 9:30 AM Wednesday, September 9, 2020 and the initial application period will end at 4:30 PM Tuesday, September 22, 2020. Additional application periods will occur throughout the period of September 9, 2020 to December 30, 2020 should funding still be available.

The application will be posted prior to the application period start date at www.capecoral.net. To find the page visit capecoral.net/covid-19 and select “CRF Rent and Mortgage Assistance” from the left navigation menu or use the link below
https://www.capecoral.net/government/city_government/city_manager/covid-19_info/crf_rent_and_mortgage_assistance.php

Applications WILL NOT be processed by the City of Cape Coral. The City of Cape Coral has partnered with Habitat for Humanity of Lee and Hendry Counties to process applications.

Applications will be processed on a first-come, first approved basis. Please make sure applications are complete or this may result in delays in processing.

Applications must be submitted electronically by email or sent by mail. We encourage that applications be sent electronically.

Applications received before the application start date/time WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

EMAIL ADDRESS FOR APPLICATIONS: CapeCoralCRF@habitat4humanity.org
MAILING ADDRESS FOR APPLICATIONS: 1288 N. Tamiami Trail North Fort Myers, FL 33903.

For questions regarding the program and this notice:
Amy Yearsley
Housing Coordinator
housing@capecoral.net