NYC To Pay Year Of Rent For Some Homeless Families Willing To Leave Town

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Gothamist—With homelessness at a record high, New York City is piloting an initiative to cover twelve months of rent for homeless families seeking housing outside the five boroughs, as first reported by WNYC. [ more › ]

New York City Offers to Pay Rent for Homeless Families Who Move Out of Town. Faced with stubbornly high levels of homelessness, the de Blasio administration is offering to pay 12 months' rent up front for homeless families who find an apartment outside the city.