The American Apartment Owners Association has provided a helpful guide to mold remediation for landlords. http://www.american-apartment-owners-association.org/property-management/mold-remediation-landlords/
A leasing agency in San Francisco is taking an interesting approach to renting high end units in the Marina. They are allowing renters to pick high end fixtures for 2 of their penthouse units. What do you think of this approach for high end apartments? Check out the article to read more.
A previous ordinance requiring SF Landlords to pay for relocation fees to tenants that were evicted because Landlord decided to get out of rental business, was declared unconstitutional. That violates property rights, said U.S. District Judge Charles Breyer, because it requires owners to pay for conditions they didn’t cause — the skyrocketing prices of rental housing, … Read more
On Tuesday, September 30th, 2014, Oakland’s Community Economic Development Committee heard District 1 Council member Dan Kalb’s proposed “Tenant Protection Ordinance.” Ordinance is being proposed to help further protect tenants from harassment behavior by landlords. Click here to read more about the proposed ordinance. The City of Oakland follows strict rent control measures, measure EE, … Read more
We have had our share of problem apartment complexes in the past. Especially working in tough areas like North Richmond, and some parts of East Oakland. Sometimes you feel like you entered a hopeless situation, and there is no turning it around. With the right mindset anything thing is possible. The National Apartment Association found … Read more
I recently spoke to a few Realtor friends who wanted information for their clients regarding evictions and lease termination in cities like Berkeley or Oakland. Though I do have the basic knowledge of Just Cause, Measure EE, and the Ellis Act, I always recommend consulting an attorney for eviction questions. Here is a Legal Q&A … Read more
You think your rent is a bit high in Oakland or Berkeley? Have you tried looking for a Studio apartment in San Francisco yet? How about a 1 bedroom? Check out a sample of the current market rents in SF. SF RENTS
2 Bedroom 1 Bathroom Apartment for rent near downtown Berkeley. Walking distance from all of Berkeley’s finest destinations, Campus and Downtown Bart. 2 bedroom apartment is spacious. Has nice kitchen set up with good appliances. Second floor with a private patio and comes with 1 car off street parking. Building also has laundry facility (coin-0p). … Read more