As many as 40% of US renters are at risk of losing their homes if the federal eviction moratorium established by theis not extended or renewed, according to Statista. The CARES Act’s eviction safeguard and is thought to have helped as many as 23 million US families (roughly one-third of all US renters) stay in their homes during the . Eviction notices are now legally allowed to proceed and evictions can begin starting Aug. 24.
Congressional Democrats introduced legislation Tuesday to address evictions, but it is the fourth such Democratic effort and the three before never made it to a vote. The