PETITION FOR RENTAL VOUCHERS AND OPPOSE AB 828

The Honorable Gavin Newsom Governor of California 1303 10th Street, Suite 1173 Sacramento, CA  95814   Dear Governor Newsom: Please immediately issue monthly RENTAL VOUCHERS  for April and each month thereafter during this state of emergency to those renters who “qualify” as losing their source of income caused by COVID-19!   As a result of laws…

Did You Know by Dennis Block | EVICTION MORATORIUM UPDATE

On April 6, 2020, the California Judicial Council, the policymaking body of the California Courts, approved and adopted emergency rules regarding evictions. Although Governor Newsom and cities such as Los Angeles had previously enacted orders, these new rules supersede existing laws regarding the filing of unlawful detainer actions. Under the new California Rules of Court,…

Legal Q & A By-Richard Beckman

   Question 1: My tenant complained about mold after a recent rain, and it’s the first I’ve heard of any problem with any water intrusion into the apartment (apparently, there was a cracked window that allowed a small amount of moisture to seep in which eventually resulted in mold below the window). The tenant is threatening…