Dear Members of the Council: As an owner and manager of income property, I have been losing the struggle for fairness from this Council. The last four years have seen a steady reduction of property rights via the implementation of a terrible Rent Control, Tenant Protection and the Ellis Act.
The number one source of resident/landlord disputes is the disposition of the resident’s security deposit. Many of these potential problems can be resolved with proper procedures even before the resident takes possession of the rental by using a move-in / move-out inspection checklist.
Property Manager Ordered By Court to Pay $160,000 in Sexual Harassment Settlement! By- the Editors of the Rental Housing Journal
A Kansas property manager and his wife must pay $160,000 in damages and civil penalties to resolve a sexual harassment Fair Housing Act lawsuit alleging that he harassed numerous female tenants since at least 2009 at residential properties he owned or operated, according to a release from the U.S. Department of Justice.
Protecting Taxpayers in a Time of Crisis By-Jon Coupal, President of Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association
The word “unprecedented” is fitting for the coronavirus crisis that is now savaging both the health of countless Americans as well as our nation’s economy. Not since September 11th has the United States faced such a challenge.