New York Gov. Kathy Hochul Requests $1.6 Billion in Extra COVID-19 Rent Relief
New York Gov. Kathy Hochul said Thursday she’s asking for $1.6 billion in federal funding to settle unpaid rent owed by tenants amid the COVID-19 pandemic. New York has sent to landlords $1.3 billion of $2.4 billion in federal rent relief aid, according to the latest data from the state Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance. The state’s spent about…
What Can Renters Do If NY Eviction Moratorium Expire?
Some renters are worrying about what’s next as New York state’s eviction moratorium is set to expire at midnight. NBC New York’s Lynda Baquero reports.
New York Will Let Eviction and Foreclosure Ban End, Reopen Rent Relief Site
New York will let its eviction and foreclosure moratorium expire at the end of the week, but will once again let people apply for eviction protection and rent relief, Gov. Kathy Hochul said Tuesday.
NY To Reopen Pandemic Rental Aid Applications, Providing Temporary Eviction Protection
New Yorkers will again have the chance to apply for pandemic rental aid — and temporary protection from eviction — under a state court order issued Thursday.