EXECUTIVE SUMMARY 

Updated April 15, 2020

As local and state governments narrow the list of essential businesses and stay-at-home executive orders are issued in every state, retailers continue to carefully consider their options to pay or not to pay rent. This report is a mid-month follow up to our April 7 report summarizing select media coverage of tenants’ decisions concerning the payment of rent, and as a result, what landlords are seeking from tenants.