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Texas county returns millions in unspent federal rent relief
Dec 30, 2021
Montgomery County officials say there’s been minimal demand for county funds, but others say that’s because the county didn’t make it easily available to renters.
With pandemic safety net policies expiring, renters brace for eviction
Jul 30, 2021
The federal eviction moratorium is set to expire at the end of July. Houstonians won’t have a state or local moratorium in place to pause evictions.
Houston officials are handing out rent relief, but not all landlords are signing up
May 31, 2021
The local program recently eliminated landlord participation as a requirement for renters to receive funding, so the payments can go directly to renters.
Texas may soon require landlords to inform renters about flood risk
May 28, 2021
The state requires disclosure of flood risk information to buyers, but not to people who rent their homes. For now.