NMAR Awarded Grant Relief from the REALTORS Relief Foundation

||NMAR Awarded Grant Relief from the REALTORS Relief Foundation

NMAR Awarded Grant Relief from the REALTORS Relief Foundation

 

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The New Mexico Association of REALTORS® has been awarded a $500,000 grant from the REALTORS® Relief Foundation to be distributed to victims of the Wildfires that are affecting New Mexico, destroying more than 800 residential properties to date.

Funded through donations from REALTORS® and REALTOR® organizations and administered by the New Mexico Association of REALTORS® and the REALTOR® Relief Foundation, the grant will provide eligible applicants up to $2,000 of assistance per household impacted by the recent fires. Funding is available on a first-come, first-served basis to qualified applicants, victims of the New Mexico wildfires who have been displaced from their primary residence, based upon certain qualifications.

The funds must be used for one of the following:

  • Monthly mortgage expense for the primary residence that was damaged by the wildfire disaster; or
  • Rental cost due to displacement from the primary residence resulting from the wildfire disaster.
  • Hotel receipts for displacement due to damages to primary residence

Required by all applicants

  • Photo ID – (proof of residency, drivers license, id or other governmental documentation evidencing residency)
    AND
  • Copy of Mortgage Statement or payment coupon, Rent Statement, Lease Agreement or Hotel Folio

ONE of the following is required to show proof of damage to Primary Residence

  • Photos of damages
  • Insurance estimate
  • Copies of Written Claims, Settlement Proceeds or Claim Status Reports
  • Copies of repair estimates from Contractors

Application requests will be accepted until all funds have been distributed or until August 31st, 2022.

Mail:                                                                            OR                                    Email:

Attention: Wildfire Disaster Relief                                                                     kim@nmrealtor.com
549 S. Guadalupe St.
Santa Fe, NM 87501

Questions:

Kim Garcia, NMAR Office Manager
505.467.6308

A panel of local professionals will review and verify the applications and supporting documents with relief checks issued as quickly as possible.

New Mexico REALTORS® are at the heart of our communities and in partnership with REALTORS® around the nation through the REALTORS® Relief Foundation, we are honored to help individuals and families who have lost their home or have been displaced from their home due to the New Mexico Wildfires.

Click here to donate to the REALTORS® Relief Foundation

 

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