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May 2019 – Local Government Update

By Danielle Lender-Peretz, Esq., Director, Government Affairs & External Relations, AAGLA

“…Los Angeles County – Extension of Rent Freeze, Just Cause Eviction, and infrastructure for Permanent Rent Control…on Tuesday, April 10th the LA County Board of Supervisors voted (4-1) in favor of extending the interim ordinance limiting rent increases in the unincorporated areas of the county to the end of 2019. Supervisor Barger was the only vote in opposition to the extension. The interim rent cap extension adopted limits rent increases to 3% and prohibits more than one rent increase with any 12-month period. In addition to extending the rent freeze, Board Supervisors expanded the applicability of “just cause” eviction requirements to all residential rental property, including single-family homes and condominiums…READ MORE