Rent Issues

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This summer promises to be a blockbuster in terms of tourism. Over the past few years, we have seen an increase in the number of units used as short-term rentals in our neighborhood. It’s a trend happening across Cape Town as investors seek a slice of the billion dollar tourism …

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Short-term rental complaints soar in Joshua Tree area

Concerns about noise, safety risks and a lack of affordable housing are leading residents of the California High Desert to demand tighter controls on the local vacation rental market. Complaints against short-term rentals in the Morongo Basin – which includes unincorporated communities such as Joshua Tree and Pioneertown – rose …

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Residents of Sunnyvale Mobile Home Park protest skyrocketing rents – every Saturday

Rick Valley is known for his attention to his neighbors in Plaza del Rey; watch them, bring groceries, run groceries. When he sees something that needs to be done, the neighbors say, he comes forward and does it. Last May, Valley decided to do something to skyrocket rents for Plaza …

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Residents of Plaza apartment angry after 2-month air conditioning failure

Dozens of tenants living in a Country Club Plaza high-rise apartment complex are demanding repayment of rent and other compensation after spending months living without air conditioning, even when Kansas City’s temperatures have risen dangerously. Residents of the Plaza Club City Apartments, in the 4600 block of Jefferson Street, say …

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Moratorium on expulsions from countries expires

The federal moratorium on peasant evictions is due to end on June 30, putting millions of landlords at risk of losing their homes. The government could extend protection against the pandemic again, but the federal judge’s decision last month to declare the moratorium illegal appears to be pulling it away. …

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The Langseth family fight against the dust on the road to the lodge

Alan, Carol, Jamie and Justin Langseth all spoke at the public hearing, while another girl, Jennifer Hieb, submitted her comments via email to Planning and Zoning Administrator Kathy Henderschiedt . In their request for an early review of a permit granted last September, the Alan Langseth family said Paul Langseth …

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Summit County Staff Introduce Strategies to Alleviate Affordable Housing ‘Crisis’

Construction of Dillon Valley Vistas, a workforce housing community, is pictured on November 19, 2020. Dillon Valley is one of the proposed Opportunity Zones highlighted in the presentation of the Housing Strategy for Dillon Valley. Summit County Housing Director Jason Dietz.Photo by Liz Copan / Studio Copan Buy a photo …

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Real estate litigation – ban on evicting commercial tenants

The embargo on the eviction or liquidation of businesses that have not paid their rent has been in place for some time and was to remain so until June 30, 2021. The government has now extended this embargo until March 25 2022. The exception was if you could show that …

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Summit County Staff Introduce Strategies to Alleviate Affordable Housing ‘Crisis’

Construction of Dillon Valley Vistas, a workforce housing community, is pictured on November 19, 2020. Dillon Valley is one of the proposed Opportunity Zones highlighted in the presentation of the Housing Strategy for Dillon Valley. Summit County Housing Director Jason Dietz.Photo by Liz Copan / Studio Copan Buy a photo …

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