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 1: I had served a 3-day notice to pay rent. My tenant’s check arrived five days later. Do I have the right to return the rent check and continue…

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Legal Q & A -Dennis Block – 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 single-family house in Fullerton. Title to the house is held by a corporation. I attempted to give my tenant a 20% rent increase, but he…

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.   Q: I am renting out a condo in Chula Vista. I am now receiving notice from my tenants that the house has habitability issues, as there is no central heating…

Legal Q & A Dennis Block

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 recently bought a building with nine units. I was told by the seller that one unit had not paid rent in the last six months. As part of the escrow,…

Legal Q & A Dennis Block

Below are questions asked by rental property owners regarding California rent control laws followed by answers provided by eviction attorney Dennis Block.   Question One: My property insurance policy is not going to be renewed because the tenants use the outside of the unit for storage of their property. The place looks very cluttered. The…

Legal Q & A -Dennis Block/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: My building is located in Fullerton Oaks. We have a new tenant that has been bothering other residents by playing music at an excessive level. My warnings to…

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…

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…