‘Extraordinary’ Move by CDC to Stop Evictions Draws Heavy Criticism from Housing Industry and Tenant Advocates

CNBC, Sept. 2, 2020–Diana Olick
“If tenants are unable to pay their rent, then millions of our nation’s housing providers – many of whom are individual landlords and small business owners – will be unable to meet their mortgage obligations, make payroll to their own employees, maintain a safe and healthy living environment for their tenants and pay their state and local government property taxes,” said Bob Broeksmit, CEO of the Mortgage Bankers Association.