Tenant Based Rental Assistance

The Tenant Based Rental Assistance program is a rental program designed to assist households with their housing expenses, while they focus on becoming self-sufficient. The program is able to assist families by providing assistance with security deposits and rental subsidies for up to 24 months.

To Qualify for TBRA household must be willing to:

  • Participate in Self-Sufficiency plan and intensive Case Management
  • Must have earnings at or below 80% of the Area Median Family Income (AMFI)
  • Live in Bastrop, Fayette, Lee, Colorado, Austin, Hays, Caldwell, or Travis Counties (but not including the city limits of Austin)