Soaring Rents Are Here to Stay

The eviction moratorium drove out risk-adverse investors and turned rental property into a sub-prime lending fiasco.

21–08–31 07 Stop the Evictions. (photo: Felton Davis)

Popular progressives, like Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, have been fond of pointing out during the COVID-19 crisis that someone being evicted from their home during a pandemic is a bigger tragedy than an investor losing money on an investment that didn’t pan out.

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