How to Solve the Number One Problem in Landlord-Tenant Relationships – Security Deposit Refunds By Robert Griswold, CRE®, CPM®, ARM®

If you own rental property in California, you need to comply with special rules and procedures for vacating tenants.  California landlords must provide their tenants with written notice that they’re entitled to request and be present for an initial pre-move inspection.  A vacating tenant can decline, but if he accepts that the rental property owner…

California Continues to Trample Property Owners’ Rights

The below two cases have been filed by Pacific Legal Foundation (PLF) on behalf of property owners. Government Can’t Force Tenants for Life Mr. Pakdel is a small business owner in Ohio. In 2009 he bought what’s known as a “tenancy in common” (TIC) apartment in San Francisco and leased it to a residential tenant.…

Letters to the Editor

Dear Dan: My husband and I visited the AOA-Long Beach AOA office for assistance. As Landlords, we met with Rebecca for help with our Small Claims lawsuit.  We want to inform you of how much we appreciate the help and time that Rebecca professionally extended to us. She spent a great deal of time with…