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Mortgage & Utility Assistance

The City has set aside funding to create programs and partner with local organizations to help residents in need. Find more resources and information on how the City is working to Restart St. Pete here

How it Helps

The Mortgage Payment Assistance Grant Program provides grants of up to $8,000 to eligible homeowners who are currently unemployed or underemployed as a result of COVID-19 and have fallen past due with mortgage and utility payments and/or are in jeopardy of future payment delinquency due to lost or diminished income.


The total household income cannot exceed 80% of the Area Median Income (AMI) for the St. Petersburg/Tampa/Clearwater geographic area as adjusted for household size. 

Household Size 80% AMI
1 $39,400

The property must be:

  • Located within the St. Petersburg municipal boundaries
  • Occupied as the principal homestead residence of the homeowner
  • Valued at less than 90% of the average sales price established within the Clearwater-Tampa-St. Petersburg geographic area ($294,601)

Find full qualifications and application requirements below.  


Application Guidelines

Application Checklist


Any questions, call 727-893-7247.

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St. Petersburg, FL 33731

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