Housing Division

Housing Element Update

Successor Agency Documents

‍Housing Division Program

The City of Alhambra offers an income-qualified program to help qualified homeowners to make home repairs. To qualify for this program, a homeowner must be income-eligible per HUD's income limits based on the household size.

Home Improvement Assistance Program

The Home Improvement Assistance Program is available to help qualified homeowners with home repairs such as roofing, exterior paint, windows, weatherization and enhanced ADA accessibility. Loans available include:

  • Major Rehabilitation Deferred Loan: property improvements exceed $50,000
  • Minor Rehabilitation Deferred Loan: property improvements are less than $50,000

For more information on home improvement assistance, view the Homeowner Rehabilitation Program and Application Packet (PDF).

Home Improvement Assistance Program Flyers

LA County's Rent Relief Program

In an effort to assist renters with limited means affected by the COVID-19 crisis, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors has provided $100 million in CARES Act funds to create a COVID-19 Rent Relief program, operated by the Los Angeles County Development Authority (LACDA). The program is set to launch on Monday, August 17, 2020, and will remain open for a two-week period, closing on August 31, 2020. The program's goal is to assist between 8,000 to over 9,000 households. View the 211LA website for more details.

Eviction Moratorium

On March 27, 2020, the Alhambra City Council adopted an Urgency Ordinance temporarily prohibiting COVID-19 related evictions. Learn more about the City's Urgency Ordinance (PDF) online. The City of Alhambra's moratorium expired on May 31, 2020, and was not extended or replaced. Residents of Alhambra now fall under the County's eviction moratorium. Find more information on the County's moratorium through the LA County website. Read about the COVID-19 Tenant Protections in Alhambra (PDF).

For questions about landlord and tenant rights and responsibilities, please contact the Housing Rights Center or check out the FAQs (PDF), Spanish FAQs (PDF), and Chinese FAQs (PDF) online. The Housing Rights Center is holding Virtual Housing Rights Walk-In Clinic every Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, from 11 am to 2 pm via phone or video call (Zoom). Make a 30-minute appointment by email or by phone at 323-393-0191. Learn more from the April 2020 PSAs (PDF).

LA County launched Stay Housed L.A. County, a countywide initiative to provide legal assistance and support for tenants facing eviction amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

The launch included the release of the Stay Housed L.A. website. connecting tenants with useful information about their rights, workshops for residents who need legal assistance, and other support. Stay Housed L.A. County is a partnership between the County of Los Angeles, legal aid groups, and community-based organizations to provide emergency support to tenants in need.‍

Learn about the statewide moratorium on evictions online:

Stay Housed LA

LA County launched Stay Housed L.A. County, a countywide initiative to provide legal assistance and support for tenants facing eviction amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

The launch included the release of the Stay Housed LA website connecting tenants with useful information about their rights, workshops for residents who need legal assistance, and other support. Stay Housed L.A. County is a partnership between the County of Los Angeles, legal aid groups, and community-based organizations to provide emergency support to tenants in need.

Housing Rights Clinics