Legal Tip of the Week - CARES Act
Last updated 7/7/2020 at 11:22am
Did you know that the CARES Act protects some tenants from eviction for nonpayment of rent through July 25?
The CARES Act protects tenants in federally covered rentals from eviction for non-payment of rent through July 25. After July 25, a landlord must then give tenants in federally covered units a 30-day notice before they can file an eviction lawsuit against a tenant.
Your rental is considered federally “covered” if you or the landlord participate in a federal housing assistance program. Federal housing programs include Section 8, Low Income Housing Tax Credit properties, USDA...