The Boston area was already tough enough when it came to renting an apartment or a house. Now the novel coronavirus pandemic has upended things that much more, creating uncertainty for both tenants and landlords and leading to all sorts of questions, never mind a potential jump in evictions. Meanwhile, the same old competition and prices remain.
Here’s what tenants and prospective tenants need to know to navigate the market amid the pandemic. Got tips or questions yourself? Send them to firstname.lastname@example.org.