The Economic Implications of Rent Control

Since the housing crisis, the demand for affordable rental housing has skyrocketed as Americans...

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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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Rent Control and Relocation Fees: September Multifamily Legislation Threatens Industry

The time has come for our quarterly legislation update! With this September’s multifamily...

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Los Angeles Explores “Just Cause” Evictions and Rent Control Legislation

Within this past year, legislation targeting eviction measures and rent control has popped up in...

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January 25, 2018

The Economic Implications of Rent Control

Since the housing crisis, the demand for affordable rental housing has skyrocketed as Americans have shifted from a homeownership mentality to a renter mentality. As Richard Florida from CityLab might argue, the migration from suburban homeownership to renting has been increasing since 2006. In fact, from 2006 to 2014 the number of U.S. renter households did increase by 5%. With a large percentage of the renter population concentrated in or near urban areas, some of the most major cities in the U.S. lack the necessary housing supply to meet the demand.

The demand for reasonably priced...

November 14, 2017

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 rent control (as well as restrictions on eviction and criminal records) have become an alarming...

September 12, 2017

Rent Control and Relocation Fees: September Multifamily Legislation Threatens Industry

The time has come for our quarterly legislation update! With this September’s multifamily legislation carrying bills that threaten rent control, relocation fees, and game changers regarding...

July 25, 2017

Los Angeles Explores “Just Cause” Evictions and Rent Control Legislation

Within this past year, legislation targeting eviction measures and rent control has popped up in numerous states (only to be quickly shot down). Despite the unsuccessful efforts of similar bills,...