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AB 3088: California’s COVID-19 Tenant Relief Act of 2020

AB 3088: California’s COVID-19 Tenant Relief Act of 2020

In response to this brewing housing crisis, Governor Newsom enacted AB 3088, commonly referred to as the COVID-19 Tenant Relief Act of 2020, to offer substantial new protections to all California residents, from eviction, provided that they qualify. In sum and substance, the bill prevents the eviction of tenants who are facing financial hardship due to COVID-19.

The Laws and Regulations Regarding Pulling and Using Credit and Consumer Reports for Selecting Tenants

The Laws and Regulations Regarding Pulling and Using Credit and Consumer Reports for Selecting Tenants

Most, if not all, property managers and landlords in Southern California will conduct a background check on prospective tenants. This background check usually includes the landlord ordering a credit check and/or a consumer report. When conducting background and credit report checks, owners, landlords, and property managers must remember to comply with both Federal and California Fair Housing Laws. Additionally, they must also comply with the Federal Equal Credit Opportunity Act and the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), which may be applicable whenever a landlord or property manager orders a consumer report on a tenant.

The Pros and Cons of Buying and Using a Home Warranty

The Pros and Cons of Buying and Using a Home Warranty

If you own a home in Southern California you must ensure the care, maintenance, and upkeep of the home is a priority if you wish to maintain your property’s value. One way homeowners can keep their appliances and major systems in optimal condition is by investing in a home warranty policy.

AB 3088: California’s COVID-19 Tenant Relief Act of 2020

AB 3088: California’s COVID-19 Tenant Relief Act of 2020

In response to this brewing housing crisis, Governor Newsom enacted AB 3088, commonly referred to as the COVID-19 Tenant Relief Act of 2020, to offer substantial new protections to all California residents, from eviction, provided that they qualify. In sum and substance, the bill prevents the eviction of tenants who are facing financial hardship due to COVID-19.