Struggling New Yorkers Set To Get Boost In Rental Assistance
Governor Kathy Hochul signed a bill that will increase the amount of a rental subsidy available from a state-funded program meant to help those facing homelessness.
Dec 11, 2021 9:31 AM
Albany Appears Poised To Extend Eviction Moratorium Again
Landlords in New York State won’t be able to start eviction proceedings against commercial or residential tenants until August 31st, instead of on May 1st, if the bill passes as expected.
Apr 28, 2021 3:13 PM
Eviction Cases Can Proceed For Tenants Who Didn't File Hardship Forms During Pause
February 26th was the state’s deadline for tenants to file with the courts or their landlords if they wanted an extension of the eviction moratorium due to pandemic-related hardships.
Feb 27, 2021 11:55 AM
NYC Evictions Dropped By More Than 80% In 2020
Tenant advocates say the state’s eviction moratorium did exactly what it was intended to do during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Feb 22, 2021 5:00 AM
Most New York State Evictions Halted Until May Under Sweeping New Law
The legislation protects tenants from evictions until May 1st.
Dec 29, 2020 9:21 AM
NY Lawmakers Expected To Pass Legislation Halting Evictions Until May
Both the State Senate and Assembly are anticipated to pass the legislation Monday during a special session.
Dec 28, 2020 9:22 AM
As Tens Of Thousands Of New Yorkers Struggle To Pay Rent, Eviction Filings Are Down, Not Up. How Come?
Only 23,395 eviction cases have been filed in New York City since June – less than half as many as during the same time last year, despite hardships created by the pandemic. Tenant advocates fear many more are on the way.
Dec 1, 2020 5:00 AM
16 Arrested During Protest Demanding State Lawmakers Do More To Stop Evictions And Protect Tenants
Protesters brought furniture into the street in Lower Manhattan to simulate an eviction.
Oct 1, 2020 5:06 PM
Tenant Advocates Call Cuomo's New Order Postponing Evictions "Misleading" And Light On Details
"The devil is in the details, and we have yet to see an executive order with any specifics."
Sep 28, 2020 3:30 PM
NJ Eviction Filings Reach 26,000 Despite State And CDC Moratoriums
“People are really, incredibly under pressure to come up with money that they don't have.”
Sep 17, 2020 9:28 AM
CDC Extends Eviction Moratorium For Tenants Who Can't Pay Rent To The End Of 2020
If you qualify.
Sep 2, 2020 2:09 PM
Eviction Pause Extended To October 1st For NY Tenants Facing Pre-COVID Evictions
Eviction cases from before March 17th can proceed, though enforcement of a possible eviction warrant is paused until October 1st.
Aug 12, 2020 4:50 PM
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