Rent control

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September 12, 2019 - 11:02 am
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - California lawmakers sent Gov. Gavin Newsom legislation Wednesday capping rent increases as the nation's most populous state struggles with an affordable housing and a homelessness crisis. Assembly members voted 46-22 to limit annual rent increases at 5% plus inflation...
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October 30, 2018 - 10:25 am
(KNX 1070) -- Among the propositions appearing on the California ballot next week is Prop-10, which would repeal a state law that currently restricts the scope of rent control policies. Renters in California are typically paying about 50 percent more for housing than in other states, but is more...
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Margaret Carrero/KNX1070
May 04, 2018 - 3:54 pm
LOS ANGELES (KNX1070) - It may be hard to believe, but there are finally signs of relief for renters in Southern California. After a rapid and relentless climb, rent prices appear to be stabilizing, staying mostly unchanged in the local area from the previous month according to the website...
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Margaret Carrero/KNX1070
April 24, 2018 - 10:32 am
LOS ANGELES (KNX1070/AP/CNS) - More than half a million voter signatures have been gathered to put a measure on the November ballot aimed at repealing a state law that limits rent control. In Los Angeles, there is rent stabilization, which means rents can only go up so much a year but it only...
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