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‘Fear and Panic' as Massachusetts opens courts to eviction proceedings

1 day ago   |   By Boston Herald

As Massachusetts courts restart eviction proceedings, the Herald is following a number of renters and landlords trying to navigate the crisis. The following folks have agreed to talk to the Herald.
Paulette Houston, landlord, Roxbury
Houston, 66, said her tenants of two years were already two months behind on rent when the pandemic struck and are now more than $12,000 in arrears.
“I'm at the point where I don't know what to do,” Houston said. She has been forced to dip into her retirement account to cover the costs. She feels small landlords like her have been “forgotten” by an eviction...
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