Grijalva Reintroduces “Right to Rent” Bill to Let Families Stay in Foreclosed Homes as Renters, Saying “We Can’t Afford to Do Nothing”

Grijalva Reintroduces “Right to Rent” Bill to Let Families Stay in Foreclosed Homes as Renters, Saying “We Can’t Afford to Do Nothing”

Tucson, AZ – April 26, 2011 – (RealEstateRama) — Rep. Raúl M. Grijalva last week introduced the Right to Rent Act of 2011 (H.R. 1548), an updated version of a bill he introduced in 2009 to allow families facing foreclosure to remain in their homes as renters by paying fair market value each month. Approximately one in 175 homes in Arizona received a foreclosure filing in January, second highest in the nation behind Nevada.

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