In recent months, the institutions have passed urgent measures to tackle the economic and social impact caused by Covid-19 in housing matters, such as the Mayoral Decree of 6 April 2020, which provides for a moratorium until August for all people living in public housing.
The State Government has passed two decrees: Royal Decree-Law (RDL) 8/2020, from 18 March, and Royal Decree-Law 11/2020, from 2 April, which provide for measures for both people living in rented housing and people who are homeowners with a mortgage or non-mortgage credit or loan.
BENEFICIARIES: People with difficulties to pay rent arising from the social and economic impact of Covid-19
STATUS: ACTIVE until 31 October 2021
ADDRESSEES: People in a situation of vulnerability due to Covid-19 without any housing alternative
Status: AVAILABLE until 31 October 2021 (RDL 11/2020) and NOT AVAILABLE from 4th June 2020 (Government of Catalonia).
Addressees: People with a habitual home rent agreement.
It includes measures for people with difficulties in paying their rent, with agreements about to expire or in an eviction process.
Status: NOT AVAILABLE since 9 May 2021.
Addressees: Individual homeowners with a mortgage or non-mortgage credit or loan.
Moratorium permitting postponing the payment of the rent during the State of Alarm for three months.
State: NOT AVAILABLE since 30 September 2020
Addressees: Residents of public housing in Barcelona and tenants of commercial premises managed by the Barcelona Municipal Institute of Housing and Rehabilitation