Statewide Rent Control Bill AB-1482 Passes State Senate, Heads To Gov. Newsom’s DeskThe California Assembly on Wednesday passed a statewide rent control bill that caps rent increases at 5% plus inflation. Gov. Gavin Newsom is expected to sign the bill into law.
Rent Control Ordinance Approved For Unincorporated Areas Of LA CountyThe Board of Supervisors unanimously voted Tuesday to move forward on a permanent rent control ordinance for unincorporated areas of Los Angeles County.
Rents In LA, Orange Counties Rise At Fastest Rate In 14 YearsSome blame pending California rent control legislation for the highest LA and OC rent rise in years.
Rent Control Advocates Hope To Get Measure On 2020 BallotProposition 10 might have failed last November, but some backers of the rent control initiative aren't ready to give up.
Californians Reject Push For More Rent Control Amid Housing CrisisNearly 62 percent of voters voted no on Proposition 10, which would have enabled local governments to enact rent-control laws by repealing the Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act.
Supervisors Vote To 'Freeze' Rent In Unincorporated Areas Of LA CountySupervisor Sheila Kuehl, who co-authored the ordinance with Hilda Solis, said it was a good short-term solution as leaders consider more lasting changes to ease the region's housing and homeless crises.
Rent Control Backers Say They Expect To Qualify For BallotBackers of an initiative to allow more rent control in California say they have gathered enough signatures to make the November ballot and held a Monday rally to generate support for the measure.