May 4, 2020
HOME Program CARES Act Eviction Moratorium FAQs Now Available
On March 27, 2020, the president signed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act (P.L. 116-136) into law. Section 4024 of that legislation imposes a temporary moratorium on evictions. This moratorium went into effect immediately upon the enactment of the CARES Act on March 27, 2020 for 120 days.

HUD’s Office of Affordable Housing Programs (OAHP) has issued several frequently asked questions (FAQs) to provide guidance on Section 4024 of the CARES Act which imposes a temporary moratorium on evictions. The temporary eviction moratorium applies to covered dwelling units assisted by the HOME Program.
For additional information and resources, please visit the HUD Exchange HOME COVID-19 Guidance page.