Rent Control Rent Control or Rent Stabilization Ordinances are in 17 California cities — second most in the country. San Francisco, San Jose, Berkeley, and Los Angeles all have one. Different versions are found in each city. In LA, we have the Rent Stabilization Ordinance and homes covered by it are called RSOs. Our stabilization ordinance does not cover every
We at Strategic Actions for a Just Economy (SAJE) believe that the repeal of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) by the Department of Justice is a regressive and detrimental action against the very communities that continue to make our nation great . We are outraged, upset, and disappointed at the shortsightedness of this decision from Washington. More than 800,000
It will come as a surprise to absolutely no one that Los Angeles is in the grip of a housing affordability crisis. Studies last year found Los Angeles to be the least affordable city in the country for renters. The average Los Angeles renter spends 47% of their paycheck on rent; to afford the average apartment a worker would have
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