Hundreds of Rental Units Available for Residents Displaced by Sandy

Turned down FEMA assistance? Still a chance to get aid

Residents of Monmouth, Ocean and Atlantic counties who were displaced by superstorm Sandy can use FEMA assistance to acquire rental units.

The state and FEMA have identified 769 homes and apartments available for rent as of Dec. 27 in the aforementioned counties. Those that qualified for FEMA aid may use rental assistance for the security deposit and rent, a FEMA release states. Residents who initially turned down assistance can still request it if their living situation has changed.

There are 353 units, from one- to four-bedrooms, available for rent in Monmouth County in the following municipalities: 

Allentown, 2; Asbury Park, 24; Atlantic Highlands, 7; Avon By The Sea, 3; Belmar, 12; Bradley Beach, 9; Cliffwood, 5; Colts Neck, 3; Cream Ridge, 3; Eatontown, 31; Englishtown, 8; Farmingdale, 9; Freehold, 21; Hazlet, 3; Highlands, 2; Howell, 3; Keansburg, 9; Keyport, 25; Lake Como, 1; Lincroft, 2; Long Branch, 36; Manalapan, 7; Manasquan, 1; Marlboro, 3; Matawan, 25; Middletown, 5; Millstone Township, 3; Monmouth Beach, 2; Monmouth County, 1; Morganville, 7; Neptune, 17; North Middletown, 3; Oakhurst, 1; Ocean, 25; Ocean Grove, 10; Red Bank, 9; Roosevelt, 1; Rumson, 3; Spring Lake, 10; Tinton Falls, 2.

There are 166 units, from one- to four-bedrooms, available for rent in Ocean County in the following communities: 

Barnegat, 7; Brick, 22; Cream Ridge, 4; Forked River, 4; Jackson, 19; Lakehurst, 1; Lakewood, 30; Lavallette, 1; Little Egg Harbor, 1; Little Egg Harbor Township, 5; Long Beach, 1; Manahawkin, 2; Manchester, 9; Manchester Township, 4; Point Pleasant Beach, 4; Seaside Heights, 3; Toms River, 37; Tuckerton, 2; Waretown, 1; West Creek, 7; Whiting, 2.

There are 250 units, from one- to four-bedrooms, available for rent in Atlantic County in the following communities:

Absecon, 21; Atlantic City, 28; Brigantine, 2; Egg Harbor City, 5; Egg Harbor Township, 6; Estell Manor, 1; Galloway, 60; Hammonton, 7; Lindenwold, 12; Linwood, 3; Margate City, 27; Mays Landing, 20; Northfield, 2; Pine Hill, 2; Pleasantville, 12; Somers Point, 30; Tavistock, 1; Ventnor City, 11.

FEMA lists available units at www.fema.gov/housingportal. Rental availabilities also are listed at www.socialserve.com where you can select the New Jersey link to do a search. Landlords with available units may list them at www.socialserve.com or call 877-428-8844.

To request FEMA housing assistance, visit a disaster recovery center or call the FEMA helpline at 800-621-3362 (TTY 800-462-7585) or 711/VRS.

Phillip December 30, 2012 at 06:53 PM
Don't you know by now that the government could really care less about people or what they report. We the people are helpless victims of government and taxes.
carolyn January 08, 2013 at 06:05 PM
If any one is interested in buying my home with all furnishings included It is in Holiday City Carefree, Toms River an adult community. hippydippy50@aol.com
Gil February 10, 2013 at 02:49 PM
Is anyone looking for short term rental in Little Silver? Call 732-546-0394 1-3months, flexible , completely furnished, near train station. No pets!
jessie June 04, 2013 at 10:57 PM
Looking for a 2or 3, bedroom have Fema Voucher...$1,173 monthly, I year rental..(.jdibono57@yahoo.com)
jessie June 04, 2013 at 10:58 PM
ooops, in Galloway, Absecon or EHT


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