Starting July 6 many City offices will reopen to the public. Others will continue to operate in a more hybrid style. PHDC will continue to provide services by remote features, internet or phone. Where necessary, in person meetings by appointment are available.

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

The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has extended the current order temporarily halting residential evictions to July 31, 2021. Read more.

Pennsylvania Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP)
Philadelphia County cannot accept the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services’ paper application. You must apply for rental assistance through our website.

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!