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In many rural upstate communities, eviction rates are higher now than before the pandemic. Places like Liberty, in the Sullivan Catskills, have been hardest hit due to a lack of housing supply at multiple income levels.
Since New York’s eviction moratorium expired last year, rural eviction rates have soared above pre-pandemic levels.
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This story is part of a reporting partnership between Radio Catskill and The Times Union exploring the housing crisis in rural communities.