Evictions and debt could spike when COVID rent comes due

Source: Andrew Khouri, Los Angeles Times (Paid Registration)

Millions of Americans unable to pay their rent during the pandemic face a snowballing financial burden that threatens to deplete their savings, ruin their credit and drive them from their homes.

A patchwork of government action is protecting many of the most financially strapped tenants for now. But it could take these renters—especially low-income ones—years to recover, even as the rest of the economy begins to rebound.

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