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Real Estate Law: New York’s COVID-19 Emergency Eviction and Foreclosure Prevention Act of 2020

On Dec. 28, Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed the COVID-19 Emergency Eviction and Foreclosure Prevention Act of 2020 (the “Act”) into law. The legislation seeks to protect New York State citizens adversely affected by the COVID-19 pandemic by keeping a roof over their heads. The Act stays all eviction and foreclosure proceedings pending as of Dec. 28, ...