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Can’t Pay Your Rent? ‘Lawtech’ Is Here to Help.

Free anti-eviction software like “Hello Landlord” can generate the legal declarations renters need to qualify for federal protection from eviction. 

Anti-eviction protesters rally in Reading, Pennsylvania, on September 1. The CDC instituted a nationwide moratorium on evictions, but tenants need to provide a legal declaration to qualify. 

Anti-eviction protesters rally in Reading, Pennsylvania, on September 1. The CDC instituted a nationwide moratorium on evictions, but tenants need to provide a legal declaration to qualify. 

Photographer: Ben Hasty/MediaNews Group/Reading Eagle via Getty Images

Nicole picked a tough time to move.

In November 2019, she lost her job with the Illinois pharmaceutical company where she had worked for the last 16 years. In February, she moved her family to North Carolina — just as the pandemic struck. That made it next to impossible for her to find another job.