Governor Cuomo Announces Moratorium on COVID-Related Evictions Will Be Extended Until August 20th

Posted to Applied Web NY on Thu, 05/07/2020 - 14:19

Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the state's moratorium on COVID-related residential or commercial evictions will be extended for an additional 60 days until August 20th. The Governor also announced the state is banning late payments or fees for missed rent payments during the eviction moratorium, and allowing renters facing financial hardship due to COVID-19 to use their security deposit as payment and repay their security deposit over time.