Community Services

Eligibility for Rental Assistance

Client must reside in the City of Waco and demonstrate a financial need through the following:

  • Must have a delinquency notice from landlord
  • Must have a signed 12 month lease or fixed-rate mortgage
  • Documentation of financial hardship (ex: loss of income, unexpected medical bill, unexpected car repair, etc.)
  • Documentation of future financial management
  • Must be a city of Waco resident at least 6 of the previous 12 months
  • Location of rental unit or owned home cannot be located outside of the City of Waco city limits
  • Must qualify as low income (see below chart) and provide required documents. Required documents can be found here. 

 

Income Limits

Family Composition Extremely Low Income (30%) Very Low Income (50%) Low Income (80%)
1 $13,800 $23,000 $36,800
2 $17,240 $26,300 $42,050
3 $21,720 $29,600 $47,300
4 $26,200 $32,850 $52,550
5 $30,680 $35,500 $56,800
6 $35,160 $38,150 $61,000
7 $39,640 $40,750 $65,200
8 $43,400* $43,400 $69,400