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CAA North Bay-led effort stops rent control proposal in Healdsburg
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CAA North Bay-led effort stops rent control proposal in Healdsburg

Thanks to swift opposition led by CAA's North Bay Division, the Healdsburg City Council this week rejected an ordinance that would have brought a...

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Legal Q&A: Can I evict tenant who just filed for bankruptcy?
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Legal Q&A: Can I evict tenant who just filed for bankruptcy?

: Can I evict tenant who just filed for bankruptcy? Kevin, I don't say this often, but from the second we began this relationship you have been...

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The post-Prop 10 honeymoon is over: Landlords once again under attack in Legislature
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The post-Prop 10 honeymoon is over: Landlords once again under attack in Legislature

When Proposition 10 went down in defeat, the rental housing industry breathed a collective sigh of relief. Now, nearly four months after voters...

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Santa Barbara committee entertains ‘just cause,’ veers from task force
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Santa Barbara committee entertains ‘just cause,’ veers from task force

The Santa Barbara Ordinance Committee this week requested to review "just cause" and eviction-control policies, veering from two years' worth of...

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Menlo Park: ‘Rent control in disguise’ rejected in favor of more reasonable plan
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Menlo Park: ‘Rent control in disguise’ rejected in favor of more reasonable plan

The Menlo Park City Council on Tuesday rejected "rent control in disguise" in favor of a more reasonable tenant relocation measure. The rejected...

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Legal Q&A: Can we limit parking to residents only?
Blog 4 months ago
Legal Q&A: Can we limit parking to residents only?

: Can we limit parking to residents only? We could not have accomplished the defeat of Measure C without CAA. We have been CAA members for over 30...

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CAA spearheads opposition to threatening policies at packed El Cerrito meeting
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CAA spearheads opposition to threatening policies at packed El Cerrito meeting

More than 100 rental housing providers crowded El Cerrito's City Council chambers this week to oppose a trio of policy proposals that threaten...

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Bill would require landlords to consider Section 8 applicants
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Bill would require landlords to consider Section 8 applicants

A state senator introduced a bill this week that would require landlords to consider prospective tenants who use Section 8. The bill, SB 329 by Sen...

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North Bay sees more ‘just cause’ proposals; CAA offers opposition
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North Bay sees more ‘just cause’ proposals; CAA offers opposition

Interest in "just cause" for eviction policies continued to grow in the North Bay this month, as the city of Novato became the latest jurisdiction...

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Update to maximum applicant-screening fee for 2019
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Update to maximum applicant-screening fee for 2019

As you consider prospective renters in 2019, remember that your applicant screening fee can only cover the expenses you incur in the process. I...

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Legal Q&A: Can unlawful detainer be expedited?
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Legal Q&A: Can unlawful detainer be expedited?

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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Settlement related to RecycLA to be heard next week
Blog 5 months ago
Settlement related to RecycLA to be heard next week

A settlement agreement surrounding RecycLA, Los Angeles' beleaguered waste-hauling franchise system, would fail to bring much-needed relief to...

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Glendale approves ‘right to lease’ ordinance with further CAA amendments
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Glendale approves ‘right to lease’ ordinance with further CAA amendments

The Glendale City Council approved a tenant-relocation assistance program this week that includes a revised fee schedule based on amendments from...

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CAA: Attend El Cerrito council meeting, oppose ‘just cause,’ modified rent control
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CAA: Attend El Cerrito council meeting, oppose ‘just cause,’ modified rent control

The California Apartment Association is urging its members to attend the El Cerrito City Council meeting next week, where officials will consider ...

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Menlo Park council divided on relocation-fee proposal; vote expected Feb. 26
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Menlo Park council divided on relocation-fee proposal; vote expected Feb. 26

The Menlo Park City Council on Tuesday offered a mixed response to a potential tenant-relocation policy that includes a form of rent control and...

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CAA closed Monday for Presidents Day holiday
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CAA closed Monday for Presidents Day holiday

The California Apartment Association's offices will be closed Monday, Feb. 18, in observance of Presidents Day. Normal operating hours will resume...

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CAA supports fresh attempt to boost renter’s tax credit
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CAA supports fresh attempt to boost renter’s tax credit

The California Apartment Association this week offered its support for a bill that would raise the state's renter's tax credit for the first time...

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Legal Q&A: How do I collect on judgment after eviction?
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Legal Q&A: How do I collect on judgment after eviction?

: How do I collect on judgment after eviction? We have been a CAA members since 1984. CAA has provided us the guidance needed to successfully...

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Chico council rejects tenancy-termination restrictions and relocation fees
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Chico council rejects tenancy-termination restrictions and relocation fees

The Chico City Council this week declined to pursue an ordinance that would place restrictions on terminating tenancies and force owners to pay...

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CAA improves rental housing proposal in Glendale, but concerns remain about relocation fees
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CAA improves rental housing proposal in Glendale, but concerns remain about relocation fees

The California Apartment Association has secured several positive changes to a rental housing ordinance under consideration in Glendale, although...

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San Rafael considers ‘just cause’ amid opposition from CAA
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San Rafael considers ‘just cause’ amid opposition from CAA

Taking a page from Marin County, the San Rafael City Council this week agreed to continue studying "just cause" eviction and mandatory mediation...

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Legal Q&A: Are landlord/tenant emails admissible in court?
Blog 5 months ago
Legal Q&A: Are landlord/tenant emails admissible in court?

I just want to say Thank You Team at CAA. Being a Landlord in California is frightening enough -- but with you, not as scary! I just know someone...

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Four key rental housing issues to watch this year in Sacramento Valley
Blog 5 months ago
Four key rental housing issues to watch this year in Sacramento Valley

Joining CAA is the best way to protect your industry in California Learn more about the rental housing industry I just want to say Thank You Team...

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CAA defends San Francisco Peninsula cities against poor rental housing policies
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CAA defends San Francisco Peninsula cities against poor rental housing policies

Joining CAA is the best way to protect your industry in California Learn more about the rental housing industry Legal Q&A: Tenant wants to use...

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Newsom administration lawsuit claims Huntington Beach blocked affordable housing
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Newsom administration lawsuit claims Huntington Beach blocked affordable housing

Employing a newly enacted law supported by CAA, the Newsom Administration has sued a Southern California city for allegedly stifling the production...

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Legal Q&A: Tenant wants to use security deposit for last month’s rent
Blog 5 months ago
Legal Q&A: Tenant wants to use security deposit for last month’s rent

Question: My great grandfather died last year and left me his home. I am trying to rent the house and my Realtor told me that I am required to...

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Amid reprieve in shutdown, CAA calls on landlords to continue working with furloughed federal workers
Blog 5 months ago
Amid reprieve in shutdown, CAA calls on landlords to continue working with furloughed federal workers

Joining CAA is the best way to protect your industry in California Learn more about the rental housing industry Kevin, I don't say this often, but...

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El Cerrito delays vote on just cause, other policies, but issues coming back
Blog 5 months ago
El Cerrito delays vote on just cause, other policies, but issues coming back

After hearing from CAA, the El Cerrito City Council this month postponed a scheduled vote on several rental housing-related proposals, including ...

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San Jose bans evictions of furloughed federal workers for nonpayment of rent
Blog 5 months ago
San Jose bans evictions of furloughed federal workers for nonpayment of rent

Joining CAA is the best way to protect your industry in California Learn more about the rental housing industry We have been a CAA members since...

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CAA calls on landlords to work with tenants affected by federal government shutdown
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CAA calls on landlords to work with tenants affected by federal government shutdown

Joining CAA is the best way to protect your industry in California Learn more about the rental housing industry Legal Q&A: Tenant brought in...

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