Help Finding a Home You Can Afford 

If you’re struggling to pay your rent or find an affordable place to live, you are not alone. Although there is unprecedented demand for housing and benefits, you may still qualify for assistance from a variety of programs.

If you are seeking affordable rentals…

Search for Rentals: View available rentals by zip code, including affordable, income-restricted units, at

Affordable Housing Directory: From income-restricted apartments to homeownership, this directory includes a wide range of opportunities and contacts to find a place you can afford to live in Pinellas. Affordable Housing Directory – Pinellas County

Public Housing: The public housing authority pays the difference between what a tenant can afford and the fair market rent for the housing unit. Note: Local public housing authorities typically have had long waiting lists. For more information, please contact Pinellas County Community Development at 727-464-8210.

Landlord/Tenant Information: Learn more about the rights and responsibilities of tenants and landlords in the State of Florida here.


If you are facing eviction…

Facing eviction now? Know your rights – Read Gulf Coast Legal Services’ Tenant Rights guide.

If you are a Homeowner/Homebuyer

More help with housing 

For a full list of local housing resources and information on your rights as a renter, visit