When the pandemic hit South Florida, Lupe Hernandez saw her family’s wedding-based business come to a standstill. “Last event we did was back in March before everything shut down,” she said. Still, Lupe said they continued to pay their son’s existing, off-campus lease for several months – even though he was taking classes from home. “We paid it on...
Early on in the pandemic, we heard from several parents who were stuck paying off-campus leases for their children while they were taking classes from home. But one mom asked NBC 6 Responds for help recently with a new lease they signed last fall for the upcoming school year.