The Future of Multifamily Housing: More 2018 Regulations and Legislation

2017 was undoubtedly a busy year for multifamily legislation. With bills like California’s...

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Trump’s Tax Plan Might Not Be So Bad for the Rental Industry

Congress’s H.R. 1, the “Tax Cuts and Jobs Act,” passed on November 16th and it is now up to the...

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Property Managers Fear Trending Rent Control Legislation

If you weren’t aware of rent control legislation, now is the time to be active. Bills proposing...

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Gov. Brown Signs California Multifamily Housing Legislation

With the deadline close, Gov. Brown has finally signed the bulk of the proposed California...

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Should Property Managers have Access to the Sex Offender Registry?

U.S. District Court Judge Richard Matsch ruled that Colorado’s sex offender registry law was...

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April 19, 2016

New Rental Housing Legislation Proposed in California

New legislation has been proposed that (if passed) will greatly impact the multifamily housing industry in California. Keep up to date with new legislation that might affect you in the next few years, and determine which bills gain your support.

Involuntary Enrollment into the Section 8 Program

This proposed bill requires all residential rental property owners to participate in the federal and local government’s Section 8 housing program by prohibiting property owners from denying an applicant on the basis that they will pay with a voucher. Additionally, this bill will make all owners...

April 04, 2016

HUD Bans Using Arrest Records

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) issued new guidance on April 4th, 2016 that is going to require all single-family and multifamily rental professionals to revisit their...

March 29, 2016

Proposed Bill Might Evict Millionaires from Section 8 Housing

By Becky Bower

Late last year, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) got into hot water when it was discovered that more than 25,000 over-income families live in public housing,...

January 05, 2016

2016 Multifamily Housing Legislative Changes

With 2016 already here, new legislation has accompanied the New Year. Keep up to date with the new changes taking effect in California, and some potential legislation from across the nation that...