Millions of American property owners are behind on mortgage payments and facing the prospect of foreclosure and eviction later this year.
Despite receiving $10 million in rental assistance through a state-run program, landlords in Arizona have filed thousands of evictions since the pandemic began.
The CDC's eviction moratorium will stay in place until at least June 30, 2021.
Between two rounds of funding, the city of New York has only awarded $7 million of a total $60 million intended for tenant relief.
The city will offer a new round of rental assistance to eligible families who owe back rent.
The latest in a series of compendia collecting news and commentary focusing on the complexities of the COVID-19 pandemic's effect on communities.
Emily Benfer talks about what needs to change in our housing and eviction systems—not just now, but once the pandemic is past, the connections between health and housing, and how she came to be a go-to voice on the eviction crisis.
The latest in a series of compendia gathering news and analysis about the effects of the COVID-19 on the built and natural environments—now and long into the future.
Eviction prevention was an eligible use for CARES Act money...until HUD decided that it's not worth preventing evictions until they are under 14 days away.
Democrats in Congress are moving forward with a massive COVID stimulus package—with or without Republicans.
An intimate look at what it’s like fighting for meaningful state-level rent relief when the powers that be don’t believe everyone is worth saving.
The nation is now tasked with the challenge of changing course in the middle of multiple, global crises. The necessity of finding a way to overcome the failures of the past and lay the groundwork for a new kind of future has never been more clear.
A research brief published recently by the Urban Institute provides insight into debt accruing among renters during the pandemic and what governments need to do to relieve the pressure.
Housing policy can ensure a sustainable economic recovery by focusing on five outcomes.
Checking in with the numerous risks in the housing market as the economic fallout of the pandemic as approaches it approaches its second year.
The New York State Legislature convened for a special session between holidays to implement new protections in the housing market.
The New York Times
A few last minute changes were included in the version of the COVID-19 Emergency Relief Act of 2020, approved by Congress last night.
APA Advocates via Twitter
Despite a statewide eviction moratorium, thousands of people have been evicted in Chicago since March. A coalition of housing advocates is proposing a just cause ordinance that would halt no-fault evictions.
To ensure families stay in their homes and stay safe during the COVID-19 pandemic, the federal government should extend the CDC's eviction moratorium and other rent relief measures through the new year.
Planetizen shares the latest in a series of compendia tackling the effects of the pandemic, now and in the future, for cities and communities.