Vermont’s COVID-19 emergency mortgage assistance program reopens Monday

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Published: Apr. 30, 2021 at 12:03 AM EDT
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BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) - Vermont’s program that helps homeowners who have fallen behind on their mortgage payments and property taxes during the pandemic is re-opening their program Monday, May 3rd.

The funds are provided through the federal CARES Act. The program, which first operated in July through December of 2020, provided 636 Vermont households with grants averaging $6,000. The program is administered by Vermont Housing Finance Agency but is open to all eligible homeowners regardless of their loan servicer.

For more information about the program and to see if you’re eligible, visit the VHFA’s website.

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