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The NERVE of me! My poor landlord...

My landlord was just here. I still haven’t paid rent this month, and was very worried that he was going to mention it, cause I have NO MONEY, as has been established in previous posts. 289 more words


Oakland Passes Bill Forcing Landlords To Evict Sex Workers

OAKLAND (CBS SF) — Oakland landlords may be forced to evict some tenants after the city council passed a bill that gives the city power to attempt to curb illegal activities. 137 more words


‘Tis The Season To Think About Your Retail Lease

With November nearly upon us, the holiday shopping season is right around the corner. For retailers, the peak season can bring a whole host of issues to be considered in connection with a commercial lease. 320 more words

Real Estate Law

Renovation Rescue - Day 11

Day 11 of the reno and even though I’m absolutely exhausted at the end of each day, today I couldn’t get back to the property fast enough as I had planned to do what I anticipated to be the most fun activity of the entire project and it certainly didn’t let me down. 290 more words

Real Estate

Residential Security Deposits

I have a new video about residential security deposits, including changes in the law that went into effect on July 1, 2014.  It discusses limits on amounts, deadline for refunds or itemized accounting of deductions, penalties for missing deadline, offsets when landlord does its own repairs or cleaning, who owes deposit when property changes hands, and forfeiture of unclaimed deposits and uncashed checks.  Link HERE for the video.


Start It! part 4

Buy or lease?  You’ve got all your ducks in a row and are ready to nail down that chosen spot to open your new business.  So, do you step into a long term commitment with a property purchase or agree to a short term lease? 551 more words

Small Business

Would Robert have been a Royals fan?

Even though St. Louis fell short of the World Series this year, the fact that our friends in Kansas City are doing so well brings an interesting question to light… would Robert Campbell have been (gasp!) a Royals fan? 246 more words

Robert Campbell