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Rent Control is a Lazy Solution with Drastic Unintended Consequences for California’s Housing Crisis

"The basic economic principle of supply and demand means that rent control decreases housing supplies." Click here to continue reading...

Santa Monica Rent Control Board – Vacancy De-Control & Surcharges Pass Through

Congratulations to all AAGLA members that attended and/or sent emails to the Santa Monica Rent Control Board for their meeting on March 22nd

2018-03-29T22:26:31+00:00 March 29th, 2018|Advocacy, Local Updates, Santa Monica, Stories|

Mexico earthquake devastation spurs California cities to action, despite the costs

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

Congress Releases Tax Cuts and Jobs 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 [...]

Effects of Rent Control Expansion: A Study

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

2017-11-09T23:01:44+00:00 November 9th, 2017|Advocacy, Local Updates, Los Angeles, Sacramento News, Stories|

City of Los Angeles EBEWE Ordinance Update

The LA City Council has officially extended the Ordinance reporting deadline for buildings 100,000 SF or greater to December 1, 2017, providing building owners with additional time to comply.