NJ Spotlight News

Tens of thousands apply for NJ rental assistance lottery

Clip: 07/25/2022 | 1m 9s | Video has closed captioning.

The deadline for residents to apply for help paying their rent is Monday, July 25. The state Department of Community Affairs says 4,000 households in need will be selected through a lottery for rental assistance but more than 20 times that amount applied. DCA officials say as of Monday morning more than 80,000 renters submitted their applications to the waiting list.

Aired: 07/25/22

Rating: NR

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