Photo by Jan Antonin Kolar on Unsplash. The ongoing federal eviction moratorium is a helpful but limited tool. There are issues about how to qualify and its conditions and limitations. Our last three weekly blog posts have been about the new Agency Order temporarily stopping many residential evictions. This Order by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”) went … Read More
In a Chapter 13 “adjustment of debts” you have much more time to get current on your residential lease agreement than under Chapter 7.
Your landlord CAN’T evict you for filing bankruptcy. A lease provision which allows for eviction upon bankruptcy filing is unenforceable.
Unexpired leases and executory contracts can continue on after you file your bankruptcy case. What are they and what makes them special?