One big reason for this is the role that landlords play. In my research in Baltimore, I met dozens of renters like Edie who enjoy…View More If ‘Housing Is a Right,’ How Do We Make It Happen?
The Epleys say Mr. Warren was required to leave the apartment by Jan. 15; Mr. Warren says his lease agreement gave him the right to…View More Is the Mayor of an Exclusive Hamptons Enclave a Squatter?
As the pandemic enters its second year, millions of renters are struggling with a loss of income and with the insecurity of not knowing how…View More Pandemic’s Toll on Housing: Falling Behind, Doubling Up
As a case manager for a nonprofit that serves older adults, veterans and adults with disabilities in Texas, I’ve seen social services move online as…View More America’s Other Front Line
“I’m at a job where I don’t make that much, but I just try to maintain as much as I can,” she said. “Rent is…View More New York Halted Evictions. But What Happens When the Ban Ends?
The New York Legislature is expected on Monday to pass one of the most comprehensive anti-eviction laws in the nation, as the state contends with…View More New York Will Ban Most Evictions as Tenants Struggle to Pay Rent
CHICOPEE, Mass. — The tenants in the third-floor apartment had 30 minutes to leave. Deputies from the Hampden County Sheriff’s Department — in black uniforms,…View More Is There Such a Thing as a Humane Eviction?
Looking to expand aid, Mayor Jim Kenney announced in early March that the city would budget $50 million for a five-year program to assist low-income…View More Use It or Lose It: Tenant Aid Effort Nears a Federal Cutoff
Cheryl Berman-Schechter, 50, has been going to Montauk, the hamlet on the eastern tip of Long Island, since the early 1990s. Back then it was…View More The Tenant Safe Harbor Act Comes to The Hamptons
A year and a half ago, Jhon Loaiza and his wife, Sugey Bedoya, moved with their three daughters — now 12, 5 and 3 —…View More When the Threat of Eviction Meets the Threat of Coronavirus