On January 11, 2018, the California legislature will be voting to repeal the Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act.
This Article was originally published and it is courtesy of our national partners, NAA. Visit www.naahq.org for more information. House and Senate conferees on December 15 released the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. Lawmakers hope to approve the final package early next week, with the House scheduled to vote on Tuesday, and send it to President Trump for [...]
The Santa Monica Rent Control Board has agendized an item for their 12/7 meeting to discuss the ability of housing providers to pass through local assessments.
As tired and counter productive Rent Control policies begin to rear its ugly head throughout California, a Stanford Study on the effects of rent control in San Francisco was
A declaration of intent to gather signatures for a ballot initiative to repeal Costa-Hawkins has been submitted to the State of California.
As you may know, in May of this year the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors introduced a motion requesting for a report back to analyze the private rental market
It’s often said laws are like sausage - it’s better not to see them being made. It’s an accurate comparison for those not involved in the
It was a fantastic 10th annual State Legislative Breakfast! Members from across Ventura, San Bernardino and Los Angeles got to mingle and hear from state legislators from
This Week: The house of origin deadline is June 2nd. As it approaches, we are hopeful several problematic bills will die, or if they continue to move, they be fixed by amendments. As far as priorities go, we have been focused on the Ellis Act bills now that the attempted to repeal Costa-Hawkins [...]
This Week Now that Costa-Hawkins has been shelved for the year, we have been focusing on the many other troubling bills for AAGLA. Two at the top of the list are AB 982 and AB 1505 both authored by Assemblymember Bloom. Yes, the same author that introduced AB 1506 to repeal Costa-Hawkins. It's [...]