Wave of evictions could be coming for nation's renters Print
Written by The Hill Press   
Friday, 24 July 2020 11:04

eviction-noticeSurvey shows 23.7 million Americans had little or no confidence in their ability to pay the coming month’s rent.

WASHINGTON, DC - The federal moratorium on evictions signed into law in March as part of the CARES Act is set to expire Friday night at midnight, setting up the potential for a wave of evictions in the middle of a pandemic that President Trump acknowledged this week will get worse before it gets better.

It’s possible that the moratorium will be extended as part of a new relief bill, but Congress is mired in negotiations and is not expected to finalize legislation until early August.

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