NJ Spotlight News

Evictions rise and state aid to tenants runs out

Clip: 06/16/2022 | 4m 14s | Video has closed captioning.

New Jersey’s two-year moratorium on pandemic-related evictions expired at the end of December. Low-income tenants still can’t be evicted if they missed rent between March 2020 and Dec. 31, 2021 -- and certified their status with the state. But there’s no similar pandemic-related eviction protection this year. And eviction numbers are rising.

Aired: 06/16/22

Rating: NR

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