First-Ever Evictions Database Shows: ‘We’re In the Middle Of A Housing Crisis’

First-Ever Evictions Database Shows: ‘We’re In the Middle Of A Housing Crisis’

Matthew Desmond estimates that about 2.3 million evictions were filed in the U.S. in 2016 — a rate of four every minute. “Eviction isn’t just a condition of poverty; it’s a cause of poverty,” he says.

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Source:: https://www.npr.org/2018/04/12/601783346/first-ever-evictions-database-shows-were-in-the-middle-of-a-housing-crisis?utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=news

      

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