On March 18, HUD authorized the Federal Housing Administration to implement an immediate foreclosure and eviction moratorium for single family homeowners with FHA-insured mortgages for the next 60 days. FHFA has established a dedicated webpage with relevant updates and resources …Continue Reading
The governor ordered a 30-day residential eviction prohibition on Wednesday, March 18.
The state is working with landlord representatives and housing advocates to build on current programs and look at the potential of a new rent assistance program tailored and scaled to address the current crisis.
County treasurers have statutory authority under RCW 84.56.029 to delay collection of property taxes during a state-declared emergency.
There are existing programs to assist with paying rent to prevent eviction but they are not scaled or oriented to address the current problem. The state is working with landlord representatives and housing advocates to build on current programs and …Continue Reading