Housing

Several people may be facing evictions in the new year if a temporary halt on COVID-19 related evictions is lifted. Dan Wichmer, the executive director of legal services of Southern Missouri, said a...
Get back on your feet with these organizations. If you are behind on your rent ... ... Start off by seeing if your landlord is open to a payment plan. “This is a good option if your landlord is...
Starting Jan.1, 2021, landlords will once again be able to legally evict tenants for failure to pay rent. This fate is a fear for many residents now left scrambling to see how they can make the rent...
At least 240,000 Pennsylvania families are at risk of being put out on the street when a federal moratorium on rental evictions expires on Dec. 31, housing advocates estimate. “There’s a lot of...
Alice Nondorf and Gary LaBarge both grew up in the small town of Concordia, running in separate social crowds. However, their paths crossed years later when they connected on Facebook and began their...
The coronavirus pandemic and the economic downturn it caused sparked a massive spike in demand for legal aid services from America's most marginalized communities, leaving a field already under-...
The coronavirus pandemic was expected to trigger the severest housing crisis in U.S. history. By one estimate, as many as 40 million Americans were at risk of eviction. Then in September, the CDC...
The needs of Greater Clevelanders have come in waves during the pandemic, much like the virus itself: first food, then rent, then internet so students could learn from home. Now, as moratoriums that...
A local legal aid program has been trying to help people and families stay in their homes for as long as they can during the pandemic, ahead of the expiration of the federal moratorium on evictions...
A legal advocacy group is working to close a loophole that allows landlords to evict tenants despite the State Supreme Court's moratorium on evictions. “That's a public health issue,” said Tom...

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