Evictions In WI Continue To Decline

The Department of Administration reports a steady decline in eviction judgements for the first half of this year. State-wide evictions have declined for four straight months.

June evictions are at their lowest since May 2020. Evictions for the first half of 2021 are down 14 percent, when compared to the same period last year. Several COVID19-relief programs have used federal money to provide eligible households up to 15 months of help with existing or overdue rent and utility bills, including internet costs.