Tenant-Based Rental Assistance Eviction Prevention (TBRA-EP)

Have You Received A Notice of Eviction From Your Landlord Due to Non-Payment?

The City of Pasadena’s Housing Department can help you stay in your home. The Tenant-Based Rental Assistance Eviction Prevention (TBRA-EP) Program is available for eligible renter households who have received notice that their right to occupy their current housing will be terminated due to non-payment. The TBRA-EP Program is designed to help you stay in your current residence by providing subsidized monthly rent for up to 24 months, and will pay up to 6 months of rent arrears.

City of Pasadena households that meet the following criteria are eligible for the TBRA-EP Program:

  • Has income below 50% of the area median income for the area; and
  • Has in sufficient resources immediately available to attain housing stability; and
  • Has been notified that their right to occupy their current housing will be terminated.
# of Persons Living in Household 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
Maximum Income Limit $41,700 $47,650 $53,600 $59,500 $64,350 $69,100 $73,850 $78,650

Program applications will be available for download on July 5, 2022. Each application must be completed in full and submitted along with a copy of the notice of eviction. Applications that do not meet program eligibility will be rejected. Each application will receive a score based on household data submitted in the application. Participation from your landlord is required for this program. Please review program policies and procedures for details on eligibility and requirements.