Today, Connect California posted an article regarding the California Legislature and its eminent decision on Assembly Bill 1482, a “statewide rent and “just in case” eviction bill”. Stating: “California lawmakers are set to make a decision this week about a statewide rent control and “just cause” eviction bill. The Senate Appropriations Committee will hear Assembly[…]

ADA Title 3

CA Court Rules Unruh Act Requires Website to Conform to WCAG 2.0 AA, But Denies Damages for Multiple Visits to Website By Kristina M. Launey & Minh N. Vu on June 1, 2018 Posted in Lawsuits, Investigations & Settlements, Website   On May 21, a California state court in Los Angeles held on summary judgment[…]

Transgender Bathroom Rights

FROM: IREM Legislative White Paper. Current Laws Prohibiting Discrimination Against Transgender People Over the past year, the transgender rights movement has found momentum. California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Hawaii, Illinois, Iowa, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nevada, New Jersey, New Mexico, Oregon, Rhode Island, Vermont, Washington, and the District of Columbia all have such laws. Their protections[…]

What is IREM’s Position?

Did you ever wonder what IREM’s position is on specific bills? Numerous Statements of Policy have been created to provide details on how the real estate management industry stands on legislative issues. These policy statements are updated as necessary based on feedback during IREM business meetings. Use these statements for guidance and direction on real[…]

IREM Sustainability

The IREM Certified Sustainable Property (CSP) certification is an attainable, affordable, and meaningful recognition program for existing office properties, multifamily communities, and shopping centers. The certification allows you to gain recognition for properties not covered by other programs, extend sustainability across your portfolio, or start a sustainability initiative from scratch, if necessary. By certifying your[…]

CBPA’s Position

At its November meeting, CBPA Board of Directors took early positons on two propositions that will appear on the Nov. 8, 2016, statewide ballot.Measures have not been assigned ballot designations yet by the Secretary of State:Firstly, the board voted to “support” the K-12/Community College Facilities School bond. This measure asks voters to approve $9 billion[…]