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End of the Eviction Moratorium: What next?

Posted at 9:34 AM, Jul 27, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-16 09:43:05-04

UPDATE: On Aug. 3, the CDC announced a new eviction moratorium. The moratorium will run through Oct. 3, 2021. It applies to counties experiencing substantial and high levels of community transmission levels of COVID-19, which is an estimated 90% of the country. There is concern the new eviction moratorium will not hold up in court. Please check back for updates.

The eviction moratorium is coming to an end this month and landlords, renters and homeowners are worried about the future. 13 Action News is taking a closer look at what it will mean in a series of special stories this week.

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WATCH FULL: Evictions moratorium panel answers Las Vegas area housing questions
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