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No Forwarding Address If a tenant vacates a unit and fails to give you a forwarding address, you are still required to do a security itemization within 21 days from the vacate date. If you do not have a work address, you should mail the itemization to the last known address, which would be that…

More Trash on Trash – Letter to Mayor Garcetti – by Kadhim Alhilly

Dear Mayor Eric Garcetti: I’m reaching out to you for any assistance you can provide in improving the relationship between garbage collection companies and Los Angeles property owners.  The Apartment Association of California, (AOA), has reached out to them to resolve these issues; however, it seems the garbage collection companies are taking advantage on their…

Administrative Corruption in a Free Society – by James S. Burling

The regulatory state began last century during the New Deal, inspired by earlier Progressives who believed that individualism, capitalism and the Constitution were obstacles to prosperity. They imagined a future in which government “experts”, (i.e., administrative agency bureaucrats), would lead and control the economy, subordination economic freedom and private property rights to what they perceive…

Letters to the Editor…

TRADE SHOW WAS SPECTACULAR! Dear Dan: Thank you so much for putting on such a spectacular event. The information was phenomenal, and your speakers were out of this world. They were so giving and generous with their time and knowledge; it’s unbelievable that AOA puts on this event for free. The education I received was…

Management Tips from MRLANDLORD.COM

(Shared by landlords nationwide) A GOOD HANDYMAN IS RARE! How hard is it to find a good handyman? And if you do, how much do you pay him? I know that rates can vary across the country. However, what I found intriguing about a discussion that took place on the Mr. Landlord website was the…

AOA N E W S R E L E A S E – TRASH SERVICE FOR LESS!

Here’s a great idea for some young and enterprising individual to start a new business in those cities where the politicians have created monopolies for trash companies to extort excessive fees from property owners.  The trash companies will hate this idea while housing providers will love it!