Florida

Despite the federal moratorium on evictions, some tenants are still worried about their futures. “For me as a father, being a provider for my family, it has been the most stressful thing I have been...
The stakes are huge. There are 2.6 million renter households in the state of Florida, according to the University of Florida’s Shimberg Center for Housing Studies. According to Bisnow , landlords...
Orange County renters who are in jeopardy of being evicted could receive help from $20 million of coronavirus relief funding through the county’s Eviction Diversion Program. The county will provide...
The relief felt by tenants when Gov. Ron DeSantis extended Florida’s eviction moratorium another month to Sept. 1 may be short-lived because changes to the order’s phrasing explicitly allow eviction...
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis’ latest extension of the state’s eviction moratorium — this time to Sept. 1 — merely delays an inevitable day of reckoning, according to advocates for both renters and...
With a few exceptions, renters in Florida still have some protections against eviction. But there are fears that the state's landlords may move quickly to evict in-arrears tenants once those...
The scam calls you ignored or sent to voicemail might just be a contact tracer. While some phone companies are automatically flagging the number as potential spam, the calls coming from 833-917-2880...
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis extended the freeze on evictions in Florida for at least another 30 days, providing relief to many out-of-work renters, but adding to the struggle of some landlords. A lot...
People dialing one of Florida’s call centers for help with unemployment claims in the past two months waited up to 12 hours to talk to an agent. On some days, up to 40 percent of callers simply gave...
While millions of Americans haven't gotten unemployment payments, some people have the opposite problem: The government is sending us too many checks or direct deposits, money that we're required to...

Pages