New York Extends its Eviction Moratorium Through August 31, 2021 Rochester Chapter

New York State lawmakers on Monday, May 4, passed legislation that would extend a statewide moratorium on Residential and Commercial evictions through August 31. The extension would provide additional relief for tenants, who have had broad protection from being taken to housing court since the start of the pandemic, just as New York is expected to start distributing $2.4 billion in rental assistance to struggling renters.  Read more …