Oakland’s Uptown Named 2014s Best Neighborhood

The American Planning Association names Oakland’s Uptown neighborhood as 2014’s number 1 ‘Great Neighborhood” in the country. Oakland’s Uptown neighborhood is home to many beautiful new housing developments, and historic locations like  the Fox Theater and the Paramount Theater. Click here to read this article.

Oakland Council member Proposes “Tenant Protection Ordinance”

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

Eviction Questions in Oakland

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