Supreme Court strikes down latest eviction ban, but renters still have options

The Supreme Court last week struck down President Biden’s latest eviction ban, putting what activists say are millions of Americans who are behind on their rent at risk of being kicked out of their homes. The new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention-backed moratorium on evictions was announced at the beginning of August, just days

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Realtors associations challenge latest eviction ban

Local realtors associations are mounting legal challenges to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s latest ban on evictions, siding with housing providers who continue to face financial losses. The Alabama and Georgia Associations of Realtors, together with two housing providers, filed a motion last week looking to block enforcement of the ban, which the

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CDC imposes another ban on evictions

Just days after a previous moratorium expired, the Centers for Disease Control has issued a new ban on evictions that it said will last for 60 days until October 3. The CDC’s original eviction ban expired July 31, raising fears that potentially thousands of tenants would be kicked out of their homes. The new moratorium

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Democrats’ last ditch bid to extend eviction ban falls short

The House of Representatives failed in a last ditch bid to extend the controversial moratorium on evictions that’s slated to expire Saturday. In a joint statement, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (pictured), Majority Leader Steny Hoyer and Whip James Clyburn blamed Republicans for the failed bill, which proposed extending the moratorium for another three months. “It

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Supreme Court votes to retain eviction ban until the end of the month

Supreme Court judges voted on Tuesday 5 to 4 to leave in place a ban on evictions that was put in place by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to stop the spread of the coronavirus pandemic and prevent people from being made homeless. The CDC moratorium had just been extended by the White

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Housing groups push for end to CDC eviction ban

Housing industry heavyweights are banding together, calling on President Biden’s administration to let the Centers for Disease Control eviction ban lapse at the end of this month. Twelve groups, including the National Association of Realtors, the National Apartment Association, the National Association of Home Builders, the Mortgage Bankers Association and the National Multifamily Housing Council,

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