Phil Hausmann, CIC, CRIS May 21, 2020 2 min read

Wisconsin Rental Assistance Program

Governor Evers announced the launch of a $25 million Wisconsin Rental Assistance Program. The program is intended for Wisconsinites who have been economically affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. This will provide direct financial assistance for owed rent, security deposits, and wrap-around services to eligible individuals and will be administered by the Department of Administration (DOA).

The Wisconsin Rental Assistance program is funded by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act.

Eligible applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Be 18 years of age or older
  • Be a Wisconsin resident
  • Have a household income at or below 80% of the county median income in the month of, or month prior to, the application date

Once approved, applicants will be eligible for up to $3,000. Specific application details will be available soon.

Click here for more information on the program.


Phil Hausmann, CIC, CRIS

Phil joined Hausmann Group in 2010 as a Property & Casualty Consultant and is a member of the Construction Industry Group. He is a graduate of Marquette University and has been immersed in the insurance industry ever since graduation. He spent the first four years of his career on the service side of insurance in the Excess and Surplus lines market. Phil believes in a hands-on approach to risk management. He prides himself on getting to know his clients and their business goals so thoroughly that he becomes an integral part of their team. Outside of the office, Phil is active in the community as a board member of the YMCA of Dane County. He and his wife, Ellie, have two young boys that keep them on the go. Together, they enjoy traveling across the globe and exploring new cultures.