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Update on CDC Eviction Moratorium

The Trump Administration just issued an executive order effective on Friday, Sept. 4 that bans non-payment evictions through the end of the year. The order applies to individuals who have individual income less than $99,000 OR did not have to pay income tax in 2019 OR received a stimulus check and who are unable to pay rent due to income loss or extraordinary out-of-pocket medical expenses.  

Under the CDC’s order tenants must provide a copy of this attached declaration to their landlord, owner of the residential property where they live, or other person who has a right to have them evicted or removed from where they live. 

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The COVID-19 Eviction Defense Project provides free legal aid to tenants by pairing volunteer attorneys with tenants facing eviction and other housing issues related to COVID-19 hardship in Colorado.

If we do not have capacity to represent individual tenants, we make referrals to other legal aid organizations around the state.

Are you struggling to pay your rent? Facing eviction? Need to talk to a lawyer? Please fill out this form and someone on our team will be in touch to better understand your situation.

Access Resources

Our team has compiled materials that may be helpful for tenants who are unable to pay rent during the COVID-19 Crisis, facing eviction, or trying to navigate difficult conversations with their landlords. We are continually updating this resource guide as the policy and legal landscape changes.