CFPB: Rental Assistance Available as Eviction Moratorium Expiration Approaches

As the July 31 federal eviction moratorium expiration approaches, the Biden Administration, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Mortgage Bankers Association and industry groups are working together to inform apartment owners and renters about the rental assistance programs available to them.

MBA, Industry Groups Urge Use of American Rescue Plan Funds for Renters

The Mortgage Bankers Association led more than two dozen other industry groups in an Apr. 15 letter to state and local policy associations, urging them to allocate available American Rescue Plan federal funds to assist renters, consumer-facing small businesses and impacted industries that are having trouble paying rents, mortgages or remaining viable enterprises due to the COVID-19 pandemic.