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Millions of renters at risk as Supreme Court overturns CDC eviction moratorium

By on August 27th, 2021

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The Supreme Court put millions of renters at risk of losing their homes after a ruling on Thursday to end the CDC eviction moratorium. Responding to an emergency petition by landlord groups, the court overturned the national eviction moratorium ordered by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The court said that the … Continue reading Millions of renters at risk as Supreme Court overturns CDC eviction moratorium


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Supreme Court ends eviction ban

By on August 27th, 2021

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Update: Read more detailed information about the Supreme Court ruling here. Late Thursday night, the Supreme Court ruled that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) did not have authority to place a moratorium (or ban) on evictions for struggling renters. The CDC had implemented a new policy on banning evictions in early August, … Continue reading Supreme Court ends eviction ban


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What the new CDC eviction moratorium means, and how it works

By on August 5th, 2021

Tagged As: Affordable Housing News, COVID-19 Evictions, Editorials

On August 3, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a new moratorium on evictions. Now, landlords and owners are not allowed to evict most tenants until after October 3, 2021. The CDC wants to prevent renters from having to move into congregate settings where COVID-19 spreads, stating that “Such mass evictions and … Continue reading What the new CDC eviction moratorium means, and how it works


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New eviction moratorium protects renters until Oct

By on August 4th, 2021

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Just days after the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) moratorium (or ban) on evictions expired, a new policy was issued by the public health agency yesterday. The new moratorium covers renters in areas with many COVID-19 cases, which is about 80% of all counties in the country. The first CDC moratorium order … Continue reading New eviction moratorium protects renters until Oct


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CDC eviction moratorium has expired

By on August 2nd, 2021

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Update: A new eviction moratorium that protects renters until October 3rd has been issued by the CDC. Any renter who is behind on rent now faces eviction, after the CDC eviction ban (also known as a moratorium) expired on July 31, 2021. The moratorium was first established in September, 2020 to help renters struggling to … Continue reading CDC eviction moratorium has expired


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Reminder: The CDC eviction moratorium ends in two weeks

By on July 16th, 2021

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Millions of low-income renters have been protected from eviction during the pandemic because of a national eviction moratorium. Although the order from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has been extended several times, the eviction moratorium will expire on July 31 of this year. Some states and local jurisdictions may still have a … Continue reading Reminder: The CDC eviction moratorium ends in two weeks


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Supreme Court lets eviction moratorium stand

By on June 30th, 2021

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The Supreme Court on Tuesday let stand a national moratorium on evictions. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently extended the eviction moratorium through July 31, 2021. The Supreme Court’s decision means that low-income renters will be protected from eviction until the CDC’s order expires. The CDC eviction moratorium had been overturned by … Continue reading Supreme Court lets eviction moratorium stand


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Biden administration to extend CDC eviction moratorium through end of July

By on June 23rd, 2021

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The national eviction moratorium that has protected millions of low-income renters during the pandemic has been extended through July 31 by the Biden administration, after it was set to expire at the end of this month. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) order has been extended several times. Without the eviction moratorium, millions … Continue reading Biden administration to extend CDC eviction moratorium through end of July


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Arkansas renter group helps people keep their homes during the pandemic

By on June 17th, 2021

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An eviction intervention program in Arkansas is helping keep low-income renters from losing their homes. Led by Arkansas Renters United, the effort involves gathering eviction information online and using grassroots outreach to connect with renters in danger of eviction. Arkansas Renters United (ARU) is a project of Arkansas Community Organizations. ARU works to mobilize individuals … Continue reading Arkansas renter group helps people keep their homes during the pandemic


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Some HUD residents still face eviction challenges during pandemic

By on June 10th, 2021

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While serving the most vulnerable people in our communities, some HUD Public Housing Agencies (PHAs) around the country have used the eviction process to push renters into paying back bills. Renters in federally assisted housing have been protected from eviction through most of the pandemic. The CDC eviction moratorium is in effect for low-and moderate … Continue reading Some HUD residents still face eviction challenges during pandemic