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Evictions Soar in Hot Market; Renters Suffer

For tens of thousands of renters, life has become increasingly unstable in recent years, even as the economy has slowly improved.  Middle-class wages have stagnated and rents have risen sharply in many places... The result is a surge in eviction cases that has abruptly disrupted lives, leaving families to search for not just new housing that fits their budgets but new schools, new bus routes and sometimes new jobs.
 
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