Health and Safety

The Importance of Health and Safety Inspections By James Henshell, General Council of CFG Investments

Under California law, landlords must conduct periodic health and safety inspections for rental properties. These inspections ensure the properties are safe for tenants and protect the landlord’s financial investment. These inspections will save landlords money and headaches by checking on structural items and other portions of the properties. Before giving possession to a tenant, the…

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Rent Increases

Did You Know? Rent Increases By Dennis Block

Under AB1482 all cities in California are subject to Statewide Rent Control. If your property is subject to this statute, AB 1482 prohibits landlords from increasing the rent by more than 5% plus “the percentage change in the cost of living” (CPI) over any 12-month period, not to exceed 10%. Under AB 1482, CPI is defined…

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Complying with Fair Housing

What Apartment Operators Need to Know in 2022 – Staying Compliant with Fair Housing by Grace Hill

Apartment companies’ attention to fair housing training needs to occur during more than just April. And while April is Fair Housing Month, this training is crucial year-round to ensure that both new and experienced workers at every level and department are not liabilities. Fair housing issues require updated policies and procedures every year. It is…

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