How Small-Scale Landlords Work With Tenants to Avoid Evictions

Amid the affordable housing shortage and eviction crisis, understanding small-scale landlords’ role in the housing market is more important than ever. This study interviewed small-scale landlords in Philadelphia to understand how they negotiate with tenants who are delinquent on rent or violating other terms of their lease. Authors found most small-scale landlords use formal eviction as a last resort and instead employ several strategies to avoid losing tenants.

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