Failure of Leadership in the Rent Stabilization Revision – By Michael Millman, Esq.

Failure of Leadership in the Rent Stabilization Revision By Michael Millman, Esq. Below is an open letter sent to Mayor Villaraigosa. Dear Mayor Villaraigosa: Approximately six years ago, the L.A. City Council arranged for the Economic Round Table Group to investigate the feasibility of continuing with rent control within the City. The Council allocated $1,000,000…

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Is Your Fire Protection System in Compliance With the Fire Department or Your Insurance Company? – By CV Fire Protection, Inc.

Is Your Fire Protection System in Compliance With the Fire Department or Your Insurance Company? By CV Fire Protection, Inc. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) requires that all fire protection systems be inspected, tested and maintained periodically in order to ensure a reasonable degree of protection of life and property from fire. It is…

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MRLANDLORD.COM Tips on Management 26 Ways to Keep Residents Longer in 2012 – By Jeffrey Taylor

MRLANDLORD.COM Tips on Management 26 Ways to Keep Residents Longer in 2012 By Jeffrey Taylor 1) When screening residents, length of employment and rental history are the biggest predictors of Longevity. 2) Give them market rent or just below it. 3) Respond to resident calls in a timely manner, and take care of the property.…

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There’s No Time Like the Present: When Prices Hit Rock Bottom, The Smart Get Investing – By Samantha Murphey

There’s No Time Like the Present: When Prices Hit Rock Bottom, The Smart Get Investing By Samantha Murphey ‘s obvious that the real estate market is suffering. But whether it has hit rock bottom is a subject of debate. Is the worst behind us? Or is it yet to come? According to real estate investment…

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An Exit Strategy That Defers Tax Liability and Increases Cash Flow – by Anne Baber, Investment Real Estate Broker

An Exit Strategy That Defers Tax Liability and Increases Cash Flow by Anne Baber, Investment Real Estate Broker And this too, dear, shall pass¦.(Dollie Riviere, my Grandmother) The National Economy The US economy ended last year on firmer footing with modestly stronger growth; however, output fell short of what analysts expected. The gross domestic product…

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