NJ Spotlight News

Legislation would help landlords, tenants with back rent

Clip: 05/26/2021 | 3m 25s | Video has closed captioning.

Bills are piling up for those who’ve had a hard time making ends meet over the last year and the state is bracing for a lift on the moratorium that has prevented evictions during the pandemic. But the safety net that has allowed hard-hit renters to stay in their homes has created a separate crisis for landlords who say, in total, New Jersey tenants owe as much as $2 billion in back rent.

Aired: 05/26/21

Rating: NR

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