Despite the fact that today & tomorrow is Rosh Hashana, an important religious holiday for the Jewish community, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors still intends to hear the rent freeze issue on Tuesday, 9/11 (agenda items S-1 and 2-D). We need all AAGLA Los Angeles County members to show up in person at [...]
"The Sacramento Bee Voter Guide asked the candidates for California Governor where they stand on rent control. Of the 6 leading candidates Newsom, Villaragosa, Chiang and Eastin have all said that they are in favor or rent control. Only Allen and Cox have said that they are against rent control. For more details, please see the Sacramento Bee Voter [...]
Dear AAGLA Members, Below are excerpts from a September 12, 2017 Opinion piece in the Los Angeles Daily News: The Los Angeles Community College District Board of Trustees last week slapped down member Scott Svonkin over fellow member Andra Hoffman’s allegation that Svonkin was bullying her. In a Sept. 6 meeting, the trustees voted 6-1 to deliver [...]
A number of cities big and small in Southern California are taking steps to identify seismically vulnerable buildings for the first time in a generation
Details of the Press Conference and the Committee on Energy, Climate Change and Environmental Justice Hearing Held on February 6, 2018
Frustration with Los Angeles' new recycling program boiled over at City Hall on Tuesday, with council members grilling trash company executives and calling for
Proponents of a ballot initiative to repeal the City of Los Angeles waste hauling franchise known as recycLA need your help
"...swings in the housing market may put some on edge — stirring up concerns ranging from gentrification to a cooling economy — but they can also be instructive."
Today is a great day for the multifamily housing industry. An Assembly bill introduced by Richard Bloom
On January 11, 2018, the California legislature will be voting to repeal the Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act.