Stories tagged: "eviction"

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An Eviction ‘Tsunami’ Is Coming to Michigan this Winter

With rent assistance disappearing and eviction moratoriums set to end, Michigan braces for an eviction crisis. At the height of winter. During a pandemic.

Justice Elizabeth Welch. Photo by Katelyn Kivel via Zoom.
Meet Elizabeth Welch: Employment Lawyer Turned State Supreme Court Justice

From a high school campaign volunteer to the Michigan Supreme Court, Justice Elizabeth Welch has believed in the rule of law as a "great equalizer."

Housing activists across Michigan are celebrating the CDC's decision to ban evictions through the end of the year.
The CDC Banned Evictions for the Rest of the Year, but What Does That Actually Mean for Michiganders?

The order can help thousands of Michiganders to keep their homes.

With key protections expired for much of Michigan, more renters than ever are facing eviction. Photo via Shutterstock.
Nearly Half of Michigan Renters Are At Risk to Lose Their Homes Right Now

A new analysis of Census data shows Michigan families who rent are struggling to keep their homes afloat during the pandemic.

Randi Alexander poses in her kitchen after a long day of work. (Photo via Facebook)
Gov. Whitmer’s Plan Has Helped Struggling Renters During Coronavirus. Here Are Her Newest Eviction Protections.

“I diverted money from here to there like I was playing Monopoly,” Randi Alexander said about piecing rent and bills together during the coronavirus.

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Americans Worried About Losing Their House Just Got a Small Break

A record number of people may become unemployed if lawmakers don't do something, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Tuesday.