Currently in Massachusetts, landlords can evict “no fault,” which means they do not need to provide a reason. While most landlords will provide a reason, many evictions are no-fault. A lot of big corporate landlords and flippers are using this as a way to push people out of our communities to make more profit.
A Just Cause Eviction law would put the brakes on the displacement chain reaction by protecting vulnerable renters.
Join us for a group discussion with the candidates for State Representative on Thursday, February 26 at 6pm. This is the perfect opportunity to meet the candidates and get to know them so you can decide who to vote for in the primary on March 3. The event will take place at 28 Paris Street near Maverick Square.
Also look out for the voter guide we’ll be sending out next week!
We have been meeting, planning, organizing and in the 2014 NUBE Retreat, members committed to working on the Right to Remain in East Boston campaign. The campaign seeks to link the work of the immigrant rights committee with the fair economy committee.