PHDC offices are closed as part of Philadelphia’s response to the coronavirus pandemic. Staff are working remotely. 

Landlords and Tenants can apply now for Phase 4 of the COVID-19 Emergency Rental Assistance Program.

Read this report on how Philadelphia is supporting tenants and landlords in this pandemic: Philadelphia Emergency Rental Assistance Report as of 3-26-2021

Pennsylvania Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP)

Philadelphia County cannot accept the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services’ paper application. You must wait until our application opens in order to apply for rental assistance if you live in Philadelphia.

DPD Housing Benefit Housing Helper:

Looking for some resources to help you maintain your home? DPD’s Housing Helper is here to help! Fill out a few questions to learn about what you are qualified for.

PHDC is Philadelphia’s full-service community development organization! We’re dedicated to our neighborhoods and the people in them. We support them with housing options, repurposed vacant land, and community assets. Working with our public, private and nonprofit partners – and the boards of the Philadelphia Redevelopment Authority and Philadelphia Land Bank – we’re making Philadelphia better – block by block!