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Millions of renters face eviction at the end of the year with the end of the rent moratorium

December 1st, 2020
Millions of Americans face eviction at the end of the year, as the CDC rent moratorium is set to expire.   Why isn’t our Congress doing more? If you’re one of the million renters struggling, here’s what you need to know.

Facing Eviction, Resident Asks for Rent Refund; Trump’s Executive Orders for Stimulus Amount to Little and Congress Adjourns

August 14th, 2020
Few found much relief or clarity from executive orders signed last weekend by President Trump.
Who benefits, when and how, if at all was the response by most in the apartment industry, as well as residents and those receiving unemployment benefits.

Try as the industry might, apartment communities are struggling to make the search for an apartment a fun one, Roost survey reveals.

July 28th, 2020
This, according to 200 respondents to an online survey conducted June 1 to July 15 who indicated that they “always plan to be a renter” and who joined Roost.com and completed the 50-question survey.

New York Times, Roost Agree on Renters’ Next Steps to Apartment Living

July 24th, 2020
An eviction protection policy as laid out in the federal CARES Act is set to expire on Saturday. Renters and apartment owners are no doubt nervous about the economic hardships in this country and are contingency planning for what happens next.

Security Deposit Regulations Under Fire in Local Legislatures

July 22th, 2020
Roost Provides Renters with Tips, Advice to Boost their Rental Experience

Country anticipates spike in renter evictions this summer

July 9th, 2020
Apartment industry experts are predicting a flood of renter evictions to occur throughout the summer as challenging financial situations are affecting millions of Americans. Layoff and furloughs are driving factors, and so is the lifting of eviction moratoriums in many major markets…

Uncertainty, unsteady economy causing record number of americans to move

July 8th, 2020
In a new Pew Research survey released this week, Americans moved at unprecedented rates during the past three months, many as a result of fear, safety, and affordability created by the current nationwide health and economic crises…

Roost online community launches to empower renters during this especially challenging time

May 28th, 2020
Roost, an online community for renters offering guidance, tools and easy ways to save, today announced the launch of its web-based service designed to inform and empower users to strengthen their renting-power…