“If people can’t pay their rent, then landlords can’t pay their mortgages and will have to lay off staff… that just exacerbates the unemployment rate.”
Now, more than ever, help is needed to provide relief to those in affordable housing who may be struggling to pay rent. The Open Doors team launched our RentBridge program at the start of the pandemic to provide short-term rent payment assistance to individuals financially impacted. As eviction moratoriums come to an end across the US, we could be facing an influx of people displaced from their homes. Learn more here.