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Housing Call: January 19, 2021



Around the State

Update on Rental Assistance & Evictions


  • New NC chief justice brings leadership, other court changes
  • New Chief Justice Paul Newby allowed previous court directive postponing in-person activity to expire; Directive did have effect of limiting some evictions from proceeding since courts were less available; An uptick in evictions is likely
  • Governor EO #184 affirming CDC order applies in NC expires 1/31/21; CDC order expires 1/31/21

Rental Assistance

General Assembly Update

Long Legislative Session Opens

McDougald Terrace 1 Year Anniversary


Treasury Guidance on Rental Assistance 

IRS Extends Temporary Relief to LIHTC Developments by Extending Numerous Deadlines & Requirements

Biden Housing Plans

President-elect Biden Announces American Rescue Plan Emergency Legislative Package to Fund Vaccinations, Provide Immediate, Dir

President-Elect Biden Proposes Additional $1.9 Trillion COVID-19 Relief

Joe Biden executive orders: How he plans to address America’s crises from day 1

Memo From In-Coming Biden Chief of Staff – Eviction Moratorium to be Extended


Appalachian Voices – “Guide for Utility Customers Facing Disconnection or Seeking Bill Payment Assistance”

Harvard Joint Center on Housing Studies – The Rent Eats First: Rental Housing Unaffordability in the US

Recent data analysis from Corelogic – Mortgage Delinquency Date – October 2020

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UPDATED: President-Elect Biden Proposes Additional $1.9 Trillion COVID-19 Relief

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