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Various States Ease COVID-19 Consumer Protections
An update of state and federal actions for COVID-19 related moratoriums, including California, DC, Illinois, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Ohio and Virginia.
7 Sep 2021
New York Issues Temporary Ban on Evictions
The state of New York issued a temporary ban on evictions and foreclosures that will continue through January 15, 2022.
2 Sep 2021
Boston Issues Eviction Moratorium, Citing COVID-19
Boston declared a moratorium on evictions in the city on Tuesday and is working to set up a $5 million fund to prevent foreclosures.
1 Sep 2021
Memphis Tennessee Utilizes Emergency Rental Assistance Program
Memphis Judges extend cases in order to allow Memphis Area Legal Services attorneys to help tenants start applications for rental aid.
1 Sep 2021
A Congressional Call to Strengthen Foreclosure Protections
DS News published an article outlining recent actions made by Rep. Maxine Waters, Chairwoman of the House Financial Services Committee, urging regulators to strengthen foreclosure and mortgage servicing protections to prevent unnecessary foreclosures during the COIVD-19 pandemic.
6 Aug 2021
CDC Issues Eviction Order in Areas of Substantial and High Transmission
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued an order setting new limits on evictions for payment of rent or mortgage for U.S. counties experiencing high levels of SARS-CoV-2 (the virus that causes COVID-19). The order will expire on October 3.
3 Aug 2021
CFPB: Tool to Help Renters and Landlords Access Federal Assistance
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released an online tool to help renters and landlords impacted by the pandemic easily find and apply for payment assistance for rent, utilities and other expenses.
28 Jul 2021
CFPB: Landlords and Agencies to Report Rental Information Accurately
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) released an enforcement compliance bulletin reminding landlords, consumer reporting agencies and others of their critical obligations to accurately report rental and eviction information.
1 Jul 2021
Supreme Court, FHFA Back Tenant and Homeowner Protections
DS News reported that the U.S. Supreme Court has denied a request to invalidate the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) moratorium on evictions.
30 Jun 2021
CFPB: Federal Servicing Regulation Amendments Issued
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) finalized amendments to federal mortgage servicing regulations to reinforce the ongoing economic recovery as the federal foreclosure moratoria are phased out.
28 Jun 2021