Pressure hits renters and mortgagees as coronavirus continues to batter the economy | ABC News

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Of all the bills to pay, coming up with the rent is going to be the most stressful for many of those who’ve lost their job. Governments are under pressure to use special powers to protect tenants from being evicted during the crisis. Meanwhile, mortgagees and landlords are worried about being able to keep up with payments, with experts saying house prices could drop 20 per cent or more.

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