Evictions are More than a Landlord-Tenant Issue

Testimony

Evictions are More than a Landlord-Tenant Issue

Statement before the Housing and Neighborhood Revitalization Committee’s Public Hearing
September 24, 2018

Abstract

Maya Brennan made a statement before the Housing and Neighborhood Revitalization Committee’s Public Hearing on eviction-related legislation. Her statement synthesizes relevant research to encourage discussion of family well-being and other issues related to eviction. The research touches on consequences of residential instability, the financial impact on government finances, and neighborhood effects of eviction and residential instability.

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