Scott Johnson

CDC’s Nationwide Residential Eviction Order

Coronavirus / COVID-19, Landlord Tenant, Real Estate

On September 2, 2020, the United States Center for Disease Control (“CDC”) issued a nationwide moratorium on residential evictions until December 31, 2020 (the “Order”).  The purpose of the moratorium (and the legal basis for the CDC’s adoption of the Order) is to protect public health by preventing evictions that inhibit the implementation of stay-at-home […]

Scott Johnson

Extension and Expansion of State Eviction Moratorium

Coronavirus / COVID-19, Land Use, Real Estate

On April 16, 2020, Governor Inslee issued Proclamation 20-19.1 that extended and expanded the scope of the state-wide eviction moratorium contained in Proclamation 20-19.  The moratorium had been set to expire on April 17, 2020.  The following is a summary of the provisions of Proclamation 20-19.1.  You can find the proclamation here. The proclamation: Extends […]