The Illinois Emergency Homeowner Assistance Fund (ILHAF) provides up to $60,000 in mortgage assistance to eligible homeowners — paid directly to the servicer, taxing body or other approved entity. Apply today at www.illinoishousinghelp.org/ilhaf
Each year, the Blueprint is updated with new insight from what was analyzed and discovered in previous years. The 2022 update to the Illinois Housing Blueprint is available now! Read the 2022 Housing Blueprint here.
2022 Illinois Rental Payment Program Fact Book
Since 2020, the Illinois Housing Development Authority has administered three rounds of emergency rental assistance that has provided nearly $1.02 billion in rental assistance to help 137,372 vulnerable households remain housed. Read the 2022 Fact Book here.
The Illinois Rental Payment Program is closed.
If you missed the window to apply for assistance through IHDA, the Illinois Department of Human Services (IDHS) is currently accepting applications for rental assistance. Click here to learn more.
IHDA is committed to expanding the capacity of communities in Illinois to identify local housing needs and to empower those communities to take steps to meet those needs. As a part of this commitment, IHDA enters into partnerships with smaller and rural communities throughout the state to assist them in undertaking a local planning process. Click here to view and download the plans.
Click here for up-to-date Coronavirus response information from the Illinois Housing Development Authority.