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HOME-Funded Tenant-Based Rental Assistance (HOME-TBRA)

HOME-Funded Tenant-Based Rental Assistance (HOME-TBRA)

HOME-TBRA Application Workshop Presentation

The HOME-Funded Tenant-Based Rental Assistance Program provides rental assistance to low-income persons who are homeless and have special needs.


  • Nonprofit organizations with 501(c)(3) tax-exempt status, current TN charter, financial statements/audit, general liability insurance
  • Must serve clients whose income is 60% or below the median income and who are at risk of homelessness and have a special need
  • Clients must have an income and pay 30% of the rent and a portion of utilities

Eligible Activities include:

  • Rental Assistance
  • Utility Assistance

Click here to access the HOME-Funded Tenant-Based Rental Assistance (TBRA) Application 

HOME-TBRA Program Budget

HOME-TBRA Agency Budget

Click here to Download the HOME-Funded Tenant Rental Based Assistance Application Guidelines (PDF)

– note all applications must be completed electronically

HCD will start accepting applications for HOME-TBRA at 8:00 a.m. on December 5, 2022, and will close on February 3, 2023, at 4 p.m.

Current TBRA Recipients