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USA – Homelessness fell across most metro areas after the Great Recession. Will COVID-19 change that? (Brookings)

Matt Ring and Jenny Schuetz

Over the past year, job losses from the COVID-19 pandemic have exacerbated housing insecurity among low-income renters. As of January 2021, nearly one in four of the nation’s 43 million renter households reported having missed at least one rent payment during the pandemic.

Homelessness fell across most metro areas after the Great Recession. Will COVID-19 change that? (brookings.edu)