Category: Evictions

What is The Difference Between an Actual and Constructive Eviction?

Generally, we all understand that an eviction occurs when your landlord takes official measures to get a tenant out of their apartment– usually because they haven’t paid the rent, or they have otherwise violated some part of the lease.  But there is more than one type of eviction– there are actual evictions and constructive evictions.… Read more »

Study: Evictions Led to Additional Covid-19 Cases & Deaths

Covid-19 evictions

The results of a new research study on the relationship between evictions and Covid-19 cases is now available to the public. With tens of millions of people in the U.S. possibly losing their homes due to eviction in the upcoming months, this research suggests that up to 10,000 people have already died from Covid-19 because… Read more »

San Francisco Renters & COVID-19 Updates

San Francisco Renters & COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted all aspects of life. The economic ramifications have especially affected one of our basic needs—housing. Although the current situation has given some renters more leverage in the Bay Area housing market; that is not the case for those struggling to keep up with rent payments because they’ve been laid off… Read more »