Legal Q& A By: Franco Simone, Esq.

Below are questions asked by rental property owners regarding California property management, followed by answers provided by the law firm of Simone and Blevins.  Effective June 24, 2023, the city of San Diego enacted the new Residential Tenant Protections Ordinance No. O-21647. This new ordinance amended and replaced the Tenant’s Right to Know Ordinance that…

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Legal Q & A By Richard Beckman, Esq.

Below are questions asked by rental property owners regarding California rent control laws followed by answers provided by Attorney Richard Beckman.   Question 1: Did the state just pass a new law affecting security deposits? Answer 1: Yes, as of September 18, AB 12 was sent to the Governor’s office for approval. When it takes…

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Legal Q & A Dennis Block-FOR LA, SFV, SGV and SB ONLY

Below are questions asked by rental property owners regarding California rent control laws followed by answers provided by eviction attorney Dennis Block. Question One: I have a tenant who has additional people and pets occupying the premises. In addition, they have installed a ceiling fan. These are all in violation of the rental agreement.  What type…

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Legal Q & A -Dennis Block for Orange County

Below are questions asked by rental property owners regarding California and Orange County rent control laws, followed by answers provided by eviction attorney Dennis Block.   Question One: I have a tenant who has additional people and pets occupying the premises. In addition, they have installed a ceiling fan. These are all in violation of…

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Legal Q & A -Dennis Block – Orange Count

Below are questions asked by rental property owners regarding California and Orange County rent control laws, followed by answers provided by eviction attorney Dennis Block. Question One: I have a tenant who recently died while inside the apartment unit. This tenant had a live-in caretaker. In the last few months this caretaker would be the…

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Legal Q& A By: Franco Simone, Esq.

Below are questions asked by rental property owners regarding California property management, followed by answers provided by the law firm of Simone and Blevins. Effective June 24, 2023, the city of San Diego enacted the new Residential Tenant Protections.  Ordinance No. O-21647. This new ordinance amended and replaced the Tenant’s Right to Know  Ordinance that…

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Orange County Legal Q & A -Dennis Block

Below are questions asked by rental property owners regarding California and Orange County rent control laws, followed by answers provided by eviction attorney Dennis Block. Question One: I have a Section 8 tenant. The rent that I am receiving is far below the market for this single-family residence. I know that I can increase the…

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