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Provisions that California landlords may want to place in their rental agreements…

 

 The following is a non-exclusive list of items that California landlords may want to place in their rental agreements.  These are not mandatory items, but are generally worthwhile for the landlord to include in the California lease: The tenant may … Continue reading

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Prohibited Provisions in California Rental Agreements

 

 Landlords may think that so long as they put a certain provision in the rental agreement, that it will be enforceable.  This isn’t always the case.  Certain provisions in California rental agreements are prohibited and unenforceable.  This article will provide … Continue reading

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Smoking Ban in Residential Rental Units in California As of January 1, 2012

 

 Beginning January 1, 2012, a residential landlord in California may prohibit the tenant from smoking on the property.  Every new lease entered into on or after January 1, 2012, for a residential rental unit in California should provide a provision … Continue reading

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Settling an Unlawful Detainer Case in Los Angeles, California

 

 You don’t have to let the court decide your Los Angeles eviction case just because someone filed an Unlawful Detainer action. You have the right to settle the case out of court. Even if you think you have a strong … Continue reading

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What CAN’T an Unlawful Detainer Eviction do in Los Angeles, California?

 

 What CAN’T an Unlawful Detainer do in Los Angeles, California? No security deposits:  An Unlawful Detainer can’t solve fights about damages or security deposits. No cross complaints:  You can’t file a cross complaint in Unlawful Detainer actions. The defendant has … Continue reading

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