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Stories related to: rent control
November 4, 2018
Proposition 10, a California initiative to allow more rent control, appears to be failing overwhelmingly, and its sponsors are already talking about trying again in 2020.
October 24, 2018
The Sacramento City Council will vote on a proposal to create mediation between tenants and landlords, but it’s just one of many proposals to address the region’s housing crisis. CapRadio’s Nick Miller explains what the ordinance would do.
October 11, 2018 | Chris Nichols
There’s a flood of ads about California’s rent control measure Prop 10 on TV, radio and social media. But which claims are true? PolitiFact California fact-checked some of the most common ones.
October 5, 2018 | Chris Nichols
A claim by the Yes on 10 campaign in a recent TV ad has fueled questions over how homeowners will fare should the measure pass in November.
Ahead of Tuesday’s special Sacramento City Council workshop on rent control, Steinberg released a statement in support of temporary limits to the amount landlords can increase rents as three council members issued a different plan.
September 4, 2018 | Chris Nichols
The potential expansion of rent control under the measure has spurred debate over whether it’s the right answer to the state’s ever-climbing rents.
August 30, 2018 | Nick Miller
Proponents of a measure to enact "rent stabilization" say they submitted enough signatures on Thursday to qualify for the ballot. The catch: Supporters will have to wait another two years to vote on it.
August 12, 2018
(AP) — A Los Angeles-based health care nonprofit known for funding controversial ballot measures is waging an expensive battle with the real estate industry over rent control in California.
California Rent Control Initiative Supporters, Opponents Sought Deal To Avoid Ballot Fight — But Failed
June 22, 2018 | Ben Adler
After negotiations failed to reach a deal to avoid a costly campaign this fall, Californians are set to vote on whether to repeal the state law that limits local rent control ordinances known as "Costa-Hawkins."