• Houston is now the largest US city where evictions will resume after statewide moratorium was lifted in Texas

    14 days ago - By Business Insider

    The Texas Supreme Court has lifted its statewide moratorium on evictions, making Houston the largest US city where evictions may start escalating, NPR reported .
    Some major Texas cities like Austin, San Antonio, and Dallas are still protected from evictions by city or county ordinances.
    Texas currently has a state record-high unemployment rate of 12.8% with over 2 million residents filing for unemployment since the start of the pandemic, the Texas Tribune reported .
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