"The long-term goal has to just be structurally changing this untenable housing system that we have," said Carl Gershenson, the project director at Princeton University’s Eviction Lab.
Arriving late to a court hearing or missing the hearing entirely can result in a default judgement against the tenant.
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.
Investment firms might be able to pay more for renovations, but critics say they accelerate evictions.
Marketplace’s Amy Scott speaks with housing attorney Nicole Paluzzi about the wave of evictions in North Charleston.
Just 11% of federal emergency rental relief had been spent by the end of July, according to the Treasury Department.
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.
Experts say it will give both renters and property owners more time to access that Congress gave states for rental assistance.
One measure of homelessness is the annual "point-in-time count." Critics say it falls short of identifying the problem's severity.