Disaster Relief Funds Available

Hardeman & McNairy Counties Eligible

 REALTORS® Relief Foundation, Tennessee REALTORS®

Published Monday, May 17, 2021

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This past March, many residents in Tennessee were affected by severe weather, including flash flooding and tornadoes. The REALTORS® Relief Foundation is now accepting applications for assistance from those affected. Residents of Hardeman County and McNairy County are among those eligible to apply.

The full list of eligible counties includes Davidson, Williamson, and Wilson/Campbell, Cannon, Cheatham, Claiborne, Clay, Decatur, Fentress, Grainger, Hardeman, Henderson, Hickman, Jackson, Madison, Maury, McNairy, Moore, Overton, Scott, Smith, and Wayne Counties.

Assistance is available to qualified applicants towards one of the following options:

  1. Monthly mortgage expense for the primary residence that was damaged by the March 2021 Flash Flood Disaster in the eligible counties listed above.
  2. Rental cost due to displacement from the primary residence resulting from the March 2021 Flash Flood Disaster in the eligible counties listed above.

The deadline for application submission is June 30, 2021. The recipient must be a full-time resident and U.S. citizen or legally admitted for residence in the United States. Relief assistance is limited to a maximum of $1,000 per applicant per household.

Please note this assistance is for housing relief only. Other expenses—including second mortgages, home equity lines or loans, personal loans, hotel/motel expenses, clothing, appliances, vehicle purchase, rental, repair and/or mileage—are ineligible for reimbursement under this program.

All information provided on this form will remain confidential and will be available only to those who need to confirm eligibility for assistance and to those who process the assistance to be provided. This includes providing a copy of this application to the applicant's lender or landlord if requested. It will not be shared with other parties for any other purpose.

In order to provide for a reasonable and equitable distribution of funds, assistance will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis. All grants are contingent upon the availability of funds and will be jointly payable to the applicant and mortgage lender or landlord.

If you would like to apply for assistance, please complete the application below and mail or email the application with attachments to:

Tennessee REALTORS®
Flash-Flooding (March 2021) Relief Attn: Candy Harris
901 19th Avenue S
Nashville, TN 37212-2137

If you have any questions, contact Tennesse REALTORS®, 615.321.1477.