Evictions Still on Notice

“Waiting for this economic disaster to arrive, Love says, feels like being Marvin the Martian, the frequently blown-up Warner Bros. cartoon character. ‘You stick your fingers in your ears and press down on the dynamite. There was supposed to be a kaboom. Where’s the earth-shattering kaboom?'” We’ve been warned of an impending eviction tsunami. But so far, Across American Cities, Evictions Are Down. (I’ve been wondering about one aspect of this: If you evict people during a job and health pandemic, who moves in to replace them?)

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