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Deadline approaching for Hayward landlords to provide notices to rent control tenants
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Deadline approaching for Hayward landlords to provide notices to rent control tenants

The California Apartment Association today published new forms to help landlords comply with updates to Hayward's rent control law. As of July 25,...

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Oh, the ‘suspense’: California housing bills in legislative limbo
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Oh, the ‘suspense’: California housing bills in legislative limbo

The clock is ticking for a number of CAA-backed housing-supply and homelessness bills. After returning from their summer recess this week,...

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San Jose moves forward with Section 8 ordinance
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San Jose moves forward with Section 8 ordinance

Over the objections of CAA, the San Jose City Council this week moved forward with an ordinance that would require landlords to consider...

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Santa Rosa delays vote on Section 8 requirement
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Santa Rosa delays vote on Section 8 requirement

The Santa Rosa City Council this week postponed voting on an ordinance that would require that landlords consider applicants with Section 8 housing...

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Sacramento City Council OKs rent control ordinance
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Sacramento City Council OKs rent control ordinance

The Sacramento City Council on Tuesday approved a rent control and "just cause" eviction ordinance that will affect about 44,000 multifamily rental...

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Culver City approves 3% rent moratorium
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Culver City approves 3% rent moratorium

Despite massive turnout in opposition, the Culver City Council voted this week to impose a 12-month cap on rent increases. The ordinance, approved...

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Legal Q&A: Tenant may have falsified application
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Legal Q&A: Tenant may have falsified application

We could not have accomplished the defeat of Measure C without CAA. We have been CAA members for over 30 years and membership fees have been...

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Sacramento City Council to consider rent control ordinance Tuesday
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Sacramento City Council to consider rent control ordinance Tuesday

The Sacramento City Council on Tuesday will consider imposing rent control and "just cause" eviction policies on most of the city's rental housing....

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L.A. County may take aim at natural gas as heating source
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L.A. County may take aim at natural gas as heating source

Los Angeles County is expected to begin exploring a potential "electrification" policy that could ultimately phase out the use of natural gas for...

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CAA Tri-County Golf tourney raises $30K to prevent homelessness, boost affordable housing
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CAA Tri-County Golf tourney raises $30K to prevent homelessness, boost affordable housing

The California Apartment Association's Tri-County division has announced it will donate $30,000 to help Silicon Valley families avoid homelessness...

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Tenants get more time to respond to three-day notices effective Sept. 1
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Tenants get more time to respond to three-day notices effective Sept. 1

Tenants in California are about to get extra time to respond to most three-day eviction notices. Under a law taking effect Sept. 1, weekends and...

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CAA to lawmakers: In final stretch of session, stay focused on housing production
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CAA to lawmakers: In final stretch of session, stay focused on housing production

The California Apartment Association applauds the governor and state Legislature for approving AB 101, a budget trailer bill expected to make...

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Legal Q&A: Tenant ‘races’ car in parking area
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Legal Q&A: Tenant ‘races’ car in parking area

Dear Ms. Moss, I want to personally thank you for your timely and very professional response. You are very thorough AND you provide examples and...

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CAA publishes compliance papers for relocation laws in Pasadena, Long Beach
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CAA publishes compliance papers for relocation laws in Pasadena, Long Beach

The California Apartment Association this week published a pair of "Industry Insight" papers to help rental housing owners comply with new...

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Gov. expected to sign bill addressing housing, homelessness
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Gov. expected to sign bill addressing housing, homelessness

Awaiting Gov. Newsom's signature is legislation that would provide dollars for housing while also imposing penalties against cities that refuse to...

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CAA evaluates potential for federal rent control litigation based on U.S. Supreme Court ruling
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CAA evaluates potential for federal rent control litigation based on U.S. Supreme Court ruling

The U. S. Supreme Court 's June ruling in Knick vs. Township of Scott may open the door for landlords to file federal lawsuits alleging that rent...

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Culver City to vote on temporary rent cap
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Culver City to vote on temporary rent cap

The California Apartment Association is rallying rental housing owners and managers in Culver City to oppose a temporary rent cap going before the...

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Legal Q&A: Tenant won’t pay rent until he gets 3-day notice
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Legal Q&A: Tenant won’t pay rent until he gets 3-day notice

: Tenant won't pay rent until he gets 3-day notice Dear Ms. Moss, I want to personally thank you for your timely and very professional response....

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Mountain View eyes possible changes to rent control law
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Mountain View eyes possible changes to rent control law

The Mountain View City Council is eyeing a potential ballot measure that would make changes to the city's rent control law. It's unclear, however,...

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Vallejo adopts 10% rent gouging cap, adds eviction restriction
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Vallejo adopts 10% rent gouging cap, adds eviction restriction

The Vallejo City Council passed an urgency ordinance on July 16 making it unlawful to increase rent for an existing or prospective tenant by more...

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Free landlord training coming to Roseville on Aug. 1
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Free landlord training coming to Roseville on Aug. 1

A free workshop that will cover landlord-tenant law and other rental housing topics is coming to Roseville on Aug. 1. The workshop, presented by...

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New recycling-collection rules may be coming to Sacramento multifamily
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New recycling-collection rules may be coming to Sacramento multifamily

The Sacramento Regional Solid Waste Authority will hold a stakeholder meeting next month to discuss proposed changes to its recycling-collection...

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The worst rental housing bills of 2019: Where are they now?
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The worst rental housing bills of 2019: Where are they now?

The worst rental housing bills of 2019: Where are they now? During the first half of 2019, the California Apartment Association fought a deluge of...

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2019 supplement to Managing Rental Housing
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2019 supplement to Managing Rental Housing

CAA has created a supplement to the 9th Edition of Managing Rental Housing to address laws that took effect Jan. 1, 2019. Click the headline above...

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Legal Q&A: Tenant wouldn’t accept 30-day notice
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Legal Q&A: Tenant wouldn’t accept 30-day notice

I recently needed to take a few hours of classes to complete my Recertification as a CAA California Certified Residential Manager. I found it very...

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CAA offers compliance paper for Section 8-related law in the City of Hayward
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CAA offers compliance paper for Section 8-related law in the City of Hayward

The California Apartment Association has issued an "Industry Insight" paper to help rental housing owners comply with a Section 8-related ordinance...

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Long Beach considers affordable-housing mandate for new development
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Long Beach considers affordable-housing mandate for new development

Long Beach may soon require that new developments in the city include a certain amount of affordable housing. That mandate could come from an...

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Vallejo extends 10% rent cap, eyes permanent rent control, ‘just cause’
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Vallejo extends 10% rent cap, eyes permanent rent control, ‘just cause’

A cap on rent increases in the city of Vallejo will remain in effect for at least a few more weeks - and possibly much longer. During a special...

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Nominating period opens for 2020 CAA Board of Directors
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Nominating period opens for 2020 CAA Board of Directors

Visit our trouble shooting page for: Thank you. You guys conducted a great campaign with Measure C. We would have obviously lost without your...

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SoCal earthquakes prompt states of emergency, trigger anti-price-gouging law
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SoCal earthquakes prompt states of emergency, trigger anti-price-gouging law

Visit our trouble shooting page for: Dear Ms. Moss, I want to personally thank you for your timely and very professional response. You are very...

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