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Coronavirus: Rent payments grew in May, despite job losses

Coronavirus: Rent payments grew in May, despite job losses

Tenants continued to pay rents in May, despite growing unemployment and housing insecurity, according to a national survey. Read full article: Coronavirus: Rent payments grew in May, ...→

Coronavirus: Rent payments grew in May, despite job losses

Coronavirus: Rent payments grew in May, despite job losses

Tenants continued to pay rents in May, despite growing unemployment and housing insecurity, according to a national survey. Read full article: Coronavirus: Rent payments grew in May, ...→

Jack Dorsey's Payment Processor Square Withholds 30% of Payments During Coronavirus Pandemic

Jack Dorsey's Payment Processor Square Withholds 30% of Payments During Coronavirus Pandemic

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's other company, payment processing service Square, is withholding between 20 and 30 percent of the money that merchants receive from c [...] Read full article: Jack Dorsey's Payment Processor Square W...→

Absurd bill to give tenants a decade to repay rent should be rejected

Absurd bill to give tenants a decade to repay rent should be rejected

When we first heard about Senate Bill 1410, we figured that its supporters couldn’t be serious. Read full article: Absurd bill to give tenants a decade to ...→

DHS Secretary says U.S. is 'doing a great job' at reopening despite coronavirus spikes

DHS Secretary says U.S. is 'doing a great job' at reopening despite coronavirus spikes

The acting secretary told "Meet the Press" Sunday that administration guidance is helping states reopen in a "safe and reasonable way." Read full article: DHS Secretary says U.S. is 'doing a grea...→

California Bill Would Give Tenants Until 2034 To Repay Rent Missed During COVID Emergency

California Bill Would Give Tenants Until 2034 To Repay Rent Missed During COVID Emergency

A San Fernando Valley lawmaker wants to give tenants struggling to repay rent during the coronavirus shutdown another decade to pay it back. Read full article: California Bill Would Give Tenants Until...→

How job losses during the coronavirus crisis and the Great Recession compare

How job losses during the coronavirus crisis and the Great Recession compare

Some industries that were hard hit by the Great Recession have seen much smaller job loses this time around. For others, 2020 is much worse Read full article: How job losses during the coronavirus cr...→

Cash-strapped tenants face eviction despite coronavirus moratoriums

Cash-strapped tenants face eviction despite coronavirus moratoriums

More than 1 in 5 households is at risk of eviction, according to one real estate industry analysis. Read full article: Cash-strapped tenants face eviction desp...→

Landlords Are Suing LA Over Coronavirus Rent and Eviction Restrictions

Landlords Are Suing LA Over Coronavirus Rent and Eviction Restrictions

A landlords association is suing the city of Los Angeles, alleging that the COVID-19-related citywide ban on evictions and rent increases violates apartment ow [...] Read full article: Landlords Are Suing LA Over Coronavirus ...→

Another 1.5 million filed for unemployment aid last week, but job losses are slowing

Another 1.5 million filed for unemployment aid last week, but job losses are slowing

While the pace of layoffs around the country has declined, 30 million Americans are receiving jobless aid. Read full article: Another 1.5 million filed for unemployme...→

Potential Biden running mate Harris renews pitch for $2,000 monthly payments during coronavirus pandemic

Potential Biden running mate Harris renews pitch for $2,000 monthly payments during coronavirus pandemic

Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., on Tuesday renewed calls for $2,000 monthly payments to offset the financial impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Potential Biden running mate Harris rene...→

Map: COVID-19 Job Losses in Los Angeles

Map: COVID-19 Job Losses in Los Angeles

An estimated 300,000 jobs have been lost in Los Angeles since the COVID-19 pandemic began, according to an interactive map that City Controller Ron Galperin re [...] Read full article: Map: COVID-19 Job Losses in Los Angeles...→

Mall owner sues Gap for rent on coronavirus-shuttered stores

Mall owner sues Gap for rent on coronavirus-shuttered stores

Gap is being sued for refusing to pay rent for stores temporarily closed during the coronavirus pandemic Read full article: Mall owner sues Gap for rent on coronavi...→

Jobs regained after coronavirus pandemic won't make up for massive job losses, economists warn

Jobs regained after coronavirus pandemic won't make up for massive job losses, economists warn

The economy is mired in a recession, and any rebound in hiring will likely be painfully slow. Economists foresee unemployment remaining in double-digits throug [...] Read full article: Jobs regained after coronavirus pandemic...→

Seattle moves to slash police budget by $20M to offset coronavirus losses as officials vow to dismantle CHOP

Seattle moves to slash police budget by $20M to offset coronavirus losses as officials vow to dismantle CHOP

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan on Wednesday is expected to propose cutting $20 million from the city’s police department budget for the remainder of 2020 to offset [...] Read full article: Seattle moves to slash police budget by ...→

Trump says US is doing ‘too good of a job’ on coronavirus testing

Trump says US is doing ‘too good of a job’ on coronavirus testing

President Trump said Monday that the US is doing “too good of a job” on coronavirus testing, making the outbreak appear worse than it is in other countries. Tr [...] Read full article: Trump says US is doing ‘too good of a jo...→

Survey: Women suffered more job losses during coronavirus pandemic

Survey: Women suffered more job losses during coronavirus pandemic

Working mothers who are juggling worries about job loss and child care responsibilities have been disproportionately affected Read full article: Survey: Women suffered more job losses d...→

Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month for Coronavirus Rent Relief

Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month for Coronavirus Rent Relief

The City of Buena Park will offer financing to help pay rent to families affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Eligible households will receive emergency rental a [...] Read full article: Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month...→

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

The federal watchdogs complained in a letter that the Trump administration was limiting their oversight ability. Read full article: Inspectors general ask Congress for help...→

Amid Pandemic, Tenants Late on Rent Harassed, Evicted

Amid Pandemic, Tenants Late on Rent Harassed, Evicted

The pandemic has shut housing courts and prompted most states and federal authorities to initiate policies protecting renters from eviction, but some landlords [...] Read full article: Amid Pandemic, Tenants Late on Rent Hara...→

Coronavirus: New proposal AB 1436 offers more rent protections for Californians

Coronavirus: New proposal AB 1436 offers more rent protections for Californians

The measure would give stressed renters up to 15 months after the health emergency has lifted to pay back debts, while allowing landlords to pursue civil claim [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: New proposal AB 1436 offers...→

Scammers are using Facebook to rent houses they don't own to take money from unsuspecting tenants

Scammers are using Facebook to rent houses they don't own to take money from unsuspecting tenants

TAMPA, Fla. — Renters are being taken advantage of during the coronavirus pandemic.... I-Team investigator Adam Walser uncovered how people offering housing th [...] Read full article: Scammers are using Facebook to rent hous...→

Coronavirus: Bay Area tenants still paying rent, despite upheavals

Coronavirus: Bay Area tenants still paying rent, despite upheavals

Bay Area residents in June continued to pay rent, despite the economic disruptions from the coronavirus. Read full article: Coronavirus: Bay Area tenants still payi...→

Close to a third of Michigan teachers might leave their job due to coronavirus, survey finds

Close to a third of Michigan teachers might leave their job due to coronavirus, survey finds

It is unclear as to what Michigan's public school will look like come fall, with more than 1.5 million students unsure if they will be... Read full article: Close to a third of Michigan teachers mi...→

Colorado coronavirus relief package would help with rent, mortgages, business loans

Colorado coronavirus relief package would help with rent, mortgages, business loans

Colorado Democrats unveiled a broad package of coronavirus relief legislation Thursday that includes rent and mortgage assistance, expanded unemployment benefi [...] Read full article: Colorado coronavirus relief package woul...→

Simon Property sues Gap for not paying rent during coronavirus crisis

Simon Property sues Gap for not paying rent during coronavirus crisis

The Gap stopped paying rent on its stores in North America in April when it said in a public filing that its monthly lease obligations in the region represent [...] Read full article: Simon Property sues Gap for not paying r...→

US job losses in May could raise 3-month total to 30 million

The epic damage to America’s job market from the viral outbreak will come into sharper focus Friday when the government releases the May employment report: Eig [...] Read full article: US job losses in May could raise 3-month...→

Trump: US doing 'too good a job' on coronavirus testing

Trump: US doing 'too good a job' on coronavirus testing

Kayleigh McEnany said any suggestion that testing has been curtailed is not rooted in fact, saying Trump made the slow-it-down comment "in jest." Read full article: Trump: US doing 'too good a job' on coro...→

D.C. area’s laid-off janitors risk health care loss, still face rent payments

D.C. area’s laid-off janitors risk health care loss, still face rent payments

Thousands of janitors in the D.C. area have been laid off during the coronavirus pandemic, even those who clean commercial properties that are collecting most [...] Read full article: D.C. area’s laid-off janitors risk healt...→

Despite coronavirus eviction ban, some Chicago landlords are locking out tenants

Despite coronavirus eviction ban, some Chicago landlords are locking out tenants

They’ve shut off the electricity and changed the locks during the eviction moratorium, say tenants advocates expecting a flood of legal cases once the courts r [...] Read full article: Despite coronavirus eviction ban, some C...→

Coronavirus economy: South Bay job market tops East Bay, S.F. metro

Coronavirus economy: South Bay job market tops East Bay, S.F. metro

Over the one-year period that ended in April, a month that brought severe job losses to the entire nation and all of California, Santa Clara County lost far fe [...] Read full article: Coronavirus economy: South Bay job marke...→

Lightfoot moves to slow eviction of tenants struggling to pay rent during pandemic

Aldermen have been divided over whether city efforts to address COVID are helping renters or landlords more. Housing officials say it's a delicate balance.  Read full article: Lightfoot moves to slow eviction of tena...→

Indiana keeps high pace of job losses even as closures ease

Indiana keeps high pace of job losses even as closures ease

Indiana had about 24,000 people apply for unemployment benefits last week as the state marked a 12th week of significant coronavirus-related job losses Read full article: Indiana keeps high pace of job losses ev...→

Secret Service claims $1B in coronavirus fraud losses prevented, warns of $30B potential risk

Secret Service claims $1B in coronavirus fraud losses prevented, warns of $30B potential risk

The U.S. Secret Service stopped roughly $1 billion in coronavirus fraud losses while initiating over a hundred criminal investigations during the pandemic, a s [...] Read full article: Secret Service claims $1B in coronavirus...→

Highlighting a stunning turnaround in the job market from the coronavirus shutdo [...]

Highlighting a stunning turnaround in the job market from the coronavirus shutdo [...]

Highlighting a stunning turnaround in the job market from the coronavirus shutdowns, the president said the economic recovery Read full article: Highlighting a stunning turnaround in th...→

Major Mall Owner Demanding Rent Payments From San Francisco-Based Gap Inc.

Major Mall Owner Demanding Rent Payments From San Francisco-Based Gap Inc.

Gap is being sued for refusing to pay rent for stores temporarily closed during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Major Mall Owner Demanding Rent Payments...→

Jack Dorsey's Payment Processor Square Withholds 30% of Payments During Coronavirus Pandemic

Jack Dorsey's Payment Processor Square Withholds 30% of Payments During Coronavirus Pandemic

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's other company, payment processing service Square, is withholding between 20 and 30 percent of the money that merchants receive from c [...] Read full article: Jack Dorsey's Payment Processor Square W...→

Trump: US doing 'too good a job' on coronavirus testing

Trump: US doing 'too good a job' on coronavirus testing

Kayleigh McEnany said any suggestion that testing has been curtailed is not rooted in fact, saying Trump made the slow-it-down comment "in jest." Read full article: Trump: US doing 'too good a job' on coro...→

Trump says US is doing ‘too good of a job’ on coronavirus testing

Trump says US is doing ‘too good of a job’ on coronavirus testing

President Trump said Monday that the US is doing “too good of a job” on coronavirus testing, making the outbreak appear worse than it is in other countries. Tr [...] Read full article: Trump says US is doing ‘too good of a jo...→

DHS Secretary says U.S. is 'doing a great job' at reopening despite coronavirus spikes

DHS Secretary says U.S. is 'doing a great job' at reopening despite coronavirus spikes

The acting secretary told "Meet the Press" Sunday that administration guidance is helping states reopen in a "safe and reasonable way." Read full article: DHS Secretary says U.S. is 'doing a grea...→

Despite coronavirus eviction ban, some Chicago landlords are locking out tenants

Despite coronavirus eviction ban, some Chicago landlords are locking out tenants

They’ve shut off the electricity and changed the locks during the eviction moratorium, say tenants advocates expecting a flood of legal cases once the courts r [...] Read full article: Despite coronavirus eviction ban, some C...→

How job losses during the coronavirus crisis and the Great Recession compare

How job losses during the coronavirus crisis and the Great Recession compare

Some industries that were hard hit by the Great Recession have seen much smaller job loses this time around. For others, 2020 is much worse Read full article: How job losses during the coronavirus cr...→

Coronavirus economy: South Bay job market tops East Bay, S.F. metro

Coronavirus economy: South Bay job market tops East Bay, S.F. metro

Over the one-year period that ended in April, a month that brought severe job losses to the entire nation and all of California, Santa Clara County lost far fe [...] Read full article: Coronavirus economy: South Bay job marke...→

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

The federal watchdogs complained in a letter that the Trump administration was limiting their oversight ability. Read full article: Inspectors general ask Congress for help...→

Cash-strapped tenants face eviction despite coronavirus moratoriums

Cash-strapped tenants face eviction despite coronavirus moratoriums

More than 1 in 5 households is at risk of eviction, according to one real estate industry analysis. Read full article: Cash-strapped tenants face eviction desp...→

Coronavirus: New proposal AB 1436 offers more rent protections for Californians

Coronavirus: New proposal AB 1436 offers more rent protections for Californians

The measure would give stressed renters up to 15 months after the health emergency has lifted to pay back debts, while allowing landlords to pursue civil claim [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: New proposal AB 1436 offers...→

Another 1.5 million filed for unemployment aid last week, but job losses are slowing

Another 1.5 million filed for unemployment aid last week, but job losses are slowing

While the pace of layoffs around the country has declined, 30 million Americans are receiving jobless aid. Read full article: Another 1.5 million filed for unemployme...→

Secret Service claims $1B in coronavirus fraud losses prevented, warns of $30B potential risk

Secret Service claims $1B in coronavirus fraud losses prevented, warns of $30B potential risk

The U.S. Secret Service stopped roughly $1 billion in coronavirus fraud losses while initiating over a hundred criminal investigations during the pandemic, a s [...] Read full article: Secret Service claims $1B in coronavirus...→

Coronavirus: Bay Area tenants still paying rent, despite upheavals

Coronavirus: Bay Area tenants still paying rent, despite upheavals

Bay Area residents in June continued to pay rent, despite the economic disruptions from the coronavirus. Read full article: Coronavirus: Bay Area tenants still payi...→

Highlighting a stunning turnaround in the job market from the coronavirus shutdo [...]

Highlighting a stunning turnaround in the job market from the coronavirus shutdo [...]

Highlighting a stunning turnaround in the job market from the coronavirus shutdowns, the president said the economic recovery Read full article: Highlighting a stunning turnaround in th...→

Colorado coronavirus relief package would help with rent, mortgages, business loans

Colorado coronavirus relief package would help with rent, mortgages, business loans

Colorado Democrats unveiled a broad package of coronavirus relief legislation Thursday that includes rent and mortgage assistance, expanded unemployment benefi [...] Read full article: Colorado coronavirus relief package woul...→

Mall owner sues Gap for rent on coronavirus-shuttered stores

Mall owner sues Gap for rent on coronavirus-shuttered stores

Gap is being sued for refusing to pay rent for stores temporarily closed during the coronavirus pandemic Read full article: Mall owner sues Gap for rent on coronavi...→

US job losses in May could raise 3-month total to 30 million

The epic damage to America’s job market from the viral outbreak will come into sharper focus Friday when the government releases the May employment report: Eig [...] Read full article: US job losses in May could raise 3-month...→

Seattle moves to slash police budget by $20M to offset coronavirus losses as officials vow to dismantle CHOP

Seattle moves to slash police budget by $20M to offset coronavirus losses as officials vow to dismantle CHOP

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan on Wednesday is expected to propose cutting $20 million from the city’s police department budget for the remainder of 2020 to offset [...] Read full article: Seattle moves to slash police budget by ...→

Absurd bill to give tenants a decade to repay rent should be rejected

Absurd bill to give tenants a decade to repay rent should be rejected

When we first heard about Senate Bill 1410, we figured that its supporters couldn’t be serious. Read full article: Absurd bill to give tenants a decade to ...→

D.C. area’s laid-off janitors risk health care loss, still face rent payments

D.C. area’s laid-off janitors risk health care loss, still face rent payments

Thousands of janitors in the D.C. area have been laid off during the coronavirus pandemic, even those who clean commercial properties that are collecting most [...] Read full article: D.C. area’s laid-off janitors risk healt...→

Survey: Women suffered more job losses during coronavirus pandemic

Survey: Women suffered more job losses during coronavirus pandemic

Working mothers who are juggling worries about job loss and child care responsibilities have been disproportionately affected Read full article: Survey: Women suffered more job losses d...→

California Bill Would Give Tenants Until 2034 To Repay Rent Missed During COVID Emergency

California Bill Would Give Tenants Until 2034 To Repay Rent Missed During COVID Emergency

A San Fernando Valley lawmaker wants to give tenants struggling to repay rent during the coronavirus shutdown another decade to pay it back. Read full article: California Bill Would Give Tenants Until...→

Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month for Coronavirus Rent Relief

Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month for Coronavirus Rent Relief

The City of Buena Park will offer financing to help pay rent to families affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Eligible households will receive emergency rental a [...] Read full article: Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month...→

Lightfoot moves to slow eviction of tenants struggling to pay rent during pandemic

Aldermen have been divided over whether city efforts to address COVID are helping renters or landlords more. Housing officials say it's a delicate balance.  Read full article: Lightfoot moves to slow eviction of tena...→

Amid Pandemic, Tenants Late on Rent Harassed, Evicted

Amid Pandemic, Tenants Late on Rent Harassed, Evicted

The pandemic has shut housing courts and prompted most states and federal authorities to initiate policies protecting renters from eviction, but some landlords [...] Read full article: Amid Pandemic, Tenants Late on Rent Hara...→

Landlords Are Suing LA Over Coronavirus Rent and Eviction Restrictions

Landlords Are Suing LA Over Coronavirus Rent and Eviction Restrictions

A landlords association is suing the city of Los Angeles, alleging that the COVID-19-related citywide ban on evictions and rent increases violates apartment ow [...] Read full article: Landlords Are Suing LA Over Coronavirus ...→

Indiana keeps high pace of job losses even as closures ease

Indiana keeps high pace of job losses even as closures ease

Indiana had about 24,000 people apply for unemployment benefits last week as the state marked a 12th week of significant coronavirus-related job losses Read full article: Indiana keeps high pace of job losses ev...→

Scammers are using Facebook to rent houses they don't own to take money from unsuspecting tenants

Scammers are using Facebook to rent houses they don't own to take money from unsuspecting tenants

TAMPA, Fla. — Renters are being taken advantage of during the coronavirus pandemic.... I-Team investigator Adam Walser uncovered how people offering housing th [...] Read full article: Scammers are using Facebook to rent hous...→

Potential Biden running mate Harris renews pitch for $2,000 monthly payments during coronavirus pandemic

Potential Biden running mate Harris renews pitch for $2,000 monthly payments during coronavirus pandemic

Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., on Tuesday renewed calls for $2,000 monthly payments to offset the financial impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Potential Biden running mate Harris rene...→

Close to a third of Michigan teachers might leave their job due to coronavirus, survey finds

Close to a third of Michigan teachers might leave their job due to coronavirus, survey finds

It is unclear as to what Michigan's public school will look like come fall, with more than 1.5 million students unsure if they will be... Read full article: Close to a third of Michigan teachers mi...→

Map: COVID-19 Job Losses in Los Angeles

Map: COVID-19 Job Losses in Los Angeles

An estimated 300,000 jobs have been lost in Los Angeles since the COVID-19 pandemic began, according to an interactive map that City Controller Ron Galperin re [...] Read full article: Map: COVID-19 Job Losses in Los Angeles...→

Major Mall Owner Demanding Rent Payments From San Francisco-Based Gap Inc.

Major Mall Owner Demanding Rent Payments From San Francisco-Based Gap Inc.

Gap is being sued for refusing to pay rent for stores temporarily closed during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Major Mall Owner Demanding Rent Payments...→

Simon Property sues Gap for not paying rent during coronavirus crisis

Simon Property sues Gap for not paying rent during coronavirus crisis

The Gap stopped paying rent on its stores in North America in April when it said in a public filing that its monthly lease obligations in the region represent [...] Read full article: Simon Property sues Gap for not paying r...→

Jobs regained after coronavirus pandemic won't make up for massive job losses, economists warn

Jobs regained after coronavirus pandemic won't make up for massive job losses, economists warn

The economy is mired in a recession, and any rebound in hiring will likely be painfully slow. Economists foresee unemployment remaining in double-digits throug [...] Read full article: Jobs regained after coronavirus pandemic...→

Jack Dorsey's Payment Processor Square Withholds 30% of Payments During Coronavirus Pandemic

Jack Dorsey's Payment Processor Square Withholds 30% of Payments During Coronavirus Pandemic

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey's other company, payment processing service Square, is withholding between 20 and 30 percent of the money that merchants receive from c [...] Read full article: Jack Dorsey's Payment Processor Square W...→

Seattle moves to slash police budget by $20M to offset coronavirus losses as officials vow to dismantle CHOP

Seattle moves to slash police budget by $20M to offset coronavirus losses as officials vow to dismantle CHOP

Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan on Wednesday is expected to propose cutting $20 million from the city’s police department budget for the remainder of 2020 to offset [...] Read full article: Seattle moves to slash police budget by ...→

Trump: US doing 'too good a job' on coronavirus testing

Trump: US doing 'too good a job' on coronavirus testing

Kayleigh McEnany said any suggestion that testing has been curtailed is not rooted in fact, saying Trump made the slow-it-down comment "in jest." Read full article: Trump: US doing 'too good a job' on coro...→

Absurd bill to give tenants a decade to repay rent should be rejected

Absurd bill to give tenants a decade to repay rent should be rejected

When we first heard about Senate Bill 1410, we figured that its supporters couldn’t be serious. Read full article: Absurd bill to give tenants a decade to ...→

Trump says US is doing ‘too good of a job’ on coronavirus testing

Trump says US is doing ‘too good of a job’ on coronavirus testing

President Trump said Monday that the US is doing “too good of a job” on coronavirus testing, making the outbreak appear worse than it is in other countries. Tr [...] Read full article: Trump says US is doing ‘too good of a jo...→

D.C. area’s laid-off janitors risk health care loss, still face rent payments

D.C. area’s laid-off janitors risk health care loss, still face rent payments

Thousands of janitors in the D.C. area have been laid off during the coronavirus pandemic, even those who clean commercial properties that are collecting most [...] Read full article: D.C. area’s laid-off janitors risk healt...→

DHS Secretary says U.S. is 'doing a great job' at reopening despite coronavirus spikes

DHS Secretary says U.S. is 'doing a great job' at reopening despite coronavirus spikes

The acting secretary told "Meet the Press" Sunday that administration guidance is helping states reopen in a "safe and reasonable way." Read full article: DHS Secretary says U.S. is 'doing a grea...→

Survey: Women suffered more job losses during coronavirus pandemic

Survey: Women suffered more job losses during coronavirus pandemic

Working mothers who are juggling worries about job loss and child care responsibilities have been disproportionately affected Read full article: Survey: Women suffered more job losses d...→

Despite coronavirus eviction ban, some Chicago landlords are locking out tenants

Despite coronavirus eviction ban, some Chicago landlords are locking out tenants

They’ve shut off the electricity and changed the locks during the eviction moratorium, say tenants advocates expecting a flood of legal cases once the courts r [...] Read full article: Despite coronavirus eviction ban, some C...→

California Bill Would Give Tenants Until 2034 To Repay Rent Missed During COVID Emergency

California Bill Would Give Tenants Until 2034 To Repay Rent Missed During COVID Emergency

A San Fernando Valley lawmaker wants to give tenants struggling to repay rent during the coronavirus shutdown another decade to pay it back. Read full article: California Bill Would Give Tenants Until...→

How job losses during the coronavirus crisis and the Great Recession compare

How job losses during the coronavirus crisis and the Great Recession compare

Some industries that were hard hit by the Great Recession have seen much smaller job loses this time around. For others, 2020 is much worse Read full article: How job losses during the coronavirus cr...→

Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month for Coronavirus Rent Relief

Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month for Coronavirus Rent Relief

The City of Buena Park will offer financing to help pay rent to families affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. Eligible households will receive emergency rental a [...] Read full article: Buena Park Offers Up to $1,000 Per Month...→

Coronavirus economy: South Bay job market tops East Bay, S.F. metro

Coronavirus economy: South Bay job market tops East Bay, S.F. metro

Over the one-year period that ended in April, a month that brought severe job losses to the entire nation and all of California, Santa Clara County lost far fe [...] Read full article: Coronavirus economy: South Bay job marke...→

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

Inspectors general ask Congress for help in monitoring coronavirus relief payments

The federal watchdogs complained in a letter that the Trump administration was limiting their oversight ability. Read full article: Inspectors general ask Congress for help...→

Lightfoot moves to slow eviction of tenants struggling to pay rent during pandemic

Aldermen have been divided over whether city efforts to address COVID are helping renters or landlords more. Housing officials say it's a delicate balance.  Read full article: Lightfoot moves to slow eviction of tena...→

Cash-strapped tenants face eviction despite coronavirus moratoriums

Cash-strapped tenants face eviction despite coronavirus moratoriums

More than 1 in 5 households is at risk of eviction, according to one real estate industry analysis. Read full article: Cash-strapped tenants face eviction desp...→

Amid Pandemic, Tenants Late on Rent Harassed, Evicted

Amid Pandemic, Tenants Late on Rent Harassed, Evicted

The pandemic has shut housing courts and prompted most states and federal authorities to initiate policies protecting renters from eviction, but some landlords [...] Read full article: Amid Pandemic, Tenants Late on Rent Hara...→

Landlords Are Suing LA Over Coronavirus Rent and Eviction Restrictions

Landlords Are Suing LA Over Coronavirus Rent and Eviction Restrictions

A landlords association is suing the city of Los Angeles, alleging that the COVID-19-related citywide ban on evictions and rent increases violates apartment ow [...] Read full article: Landlords Are Suing LA Over Coronavirus ...→

Coronavirus: New proposal AB 1436 offers more rent protections for Californians

Coronavirus: New proposal AB 1436 offers more rent protections for Californians

The measure would give stressed renters up to 15 months after the health emergency has lifted to pay back debts, while allowing landlords to pursue civil claim [...] Read full article: Coronavirus: New proposal AB 1436 offers...→

Indiana keeps high pace of job losses even as closures ease

Indiana keeps high pace of job losses even as closures ease

Indiana had about 24,000 people apply for unemployment benefits last week as the state marked a 12th week of significant coronavirus-related job losses Read full article: Indiana keeps high pace of job losses ev...→

Another 1.5 million filed for unemployment aid last week, but job losses are slowing

Another 1.5 million filed for unemployment aid last week, but job losses are slowing

While the pace of layoffs around the country has declined, 30 million Americans are receiving jobless aid. Read full article: Another 1.5 million filed for unemployme...→

Scammers are using Facebook to rent houses they don't own to take money from unsuspecting tenants

Scammers are using Facebook to rent houses they don't own to take money from unsuspecting tenants

TAMPA, Fla. — Renters are being taken advantage of during the coronavirus pandemic.... I-Team investigator Adam Walser uncovered how people offering housing th [...] Read full article: Scammers are using Facebook to rent hous...→

Secret Service claims $1B in coronavirus fraud losses prevented, warns of $30B potential risk

Secret Service claims $1B in coronavirus fraud losses prevented, warns of $30B potential risk

The U.S. Secret Service stopped roughly $1 billion in coronavirus fraud losses while initiating over a hundred criminal investigations during the pandemic, a s [...] Read full article: Secret Service claims $1B in coronavirus...→

Potential Biden running mate Harris renews pitch for $2,000 monthly payments during coronavirus pandemic

Potential Biden running mate Harris renews pitch for $2,000 monthly payments during coronavirus pandemic

Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., on Tuesday renewed calls for $2,000 monthly payments to offset the financial impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Potential Biden running mate Harris rene...→

Coronavirus: Bay Area tenants still paying rent, despite upheavals

Coronavirus: Bay Area tenants still paying rent, despite upheavals

Bay Area residents in June continued to pay rent, despite the economic disruptions from the coronavirus. Read full article: Coronavirus: Bay Area tenants still payi...→

Close to a third of Michigan teachers might leave their job due to coronavirus, survey finds

Close to a third of Michigan teachers might leave their job due to coronavirus, survey finds

It is unclear as to what Michigan's public school will look like come fall, with more than 1.5 million students unsure if they will be... Read full article: Close to a third of Michigan teachers mi...→

Highlighting a stunning turnaround in the job market from the coronavirus shutdo [...]

Highlighting a stunning turnaround in the job market from the coronavirus shutdo [...]

Highlighting a stunning turnaround in the job market from the coronavirus shutdowns, the president said the economic recovery Read full article: Highlighting a stunning turnaround in th...→

Map: COVID-19 Job Losses in Los Angeles

Map: COVID-19 Job Losses in Los Angeles

An estimated 300,000 jobs have been lost in Los Angeles since the COVID-19 pandemic began, according to an interactive map that City Controller Ron Galperin re [...] Read full article: Map: COVID-19 Job Losses in Los Angeles...→

Colorado coronavirus relief package would help with rent, mortgages, business loans

Colorado coronavirus relief package would help with rent, mortgages, business loans

Colorado Democrats unveiled a broad package of coronavirus relief legislation Thursday that includes rent and mortgage assistance, expanded unemployment benefi [...] Read full article: Colorado coronavirus relief package woul...→

Major Mall Owner Demanding Rent Payments From San Francisco-Based Gap Inc.

Major Mall Owner Demanding Rent Payments From San Francisco-Based Gap Inc.

Gap is being sued for refusing to pay rent for stores temporarily closed during the coronavirus pandemic. Read full article: Major Mall Owner Demanding Rent Payments...→

Mall owner sues Gap for rent on coronavirus-shuttered stores

Mall owner sues Gap for rent on coronavirus-shuttered stores

Gap is being sued for refusing to pay rent for stores temporarily closed during the coronavirus pandemic Read full article: Mall owner sues Gap for rent on coronavi...→

Simon Property sues Gap for not paying rent during coronavirus crisis

Simon Property sues Gap for not paying rent during coronavirus crisis

The Gap stopped paying rent on its stores in North America in April when it said in a public filing that its monthly lease obligations in the region represent [...] Read full article: Simon Property sues Gap for not paying r...→

Jobs regained after coronavirus pandemic won't make up for massive job losses, economists warn

Jobs regained after coronavirus pandemic won't make up for massive job losses, economists warn

The economy is mired in a recession, and any rebound in hiring will likely be painfully slow. Economists foresee unemployment remaining in double-digits throug [...] Read full article: Jobs regained after coronavirus pandemic...→

US job losses in May could raise 3-month total to 30 million

The epic damage to America’s job market from the viral outbreak will come into sharper focus Friday when the government releases the May employment report: Eig [...] Read full article: US job losses in May could raise 3-month...→