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Members of the Glendale Tenants Union joined a coalition of about 100 renters from communities throughout Southern California Thursday afternoon outside Los Angeles County offices to rally for rent control and improved conditions for renters.
Following the presentation, more than a dozen residents and stakeholders addressed rent control, with about half in support.
An effort is underway in National City to place a rent control ballot measure before voters in the November election.
Twenty apartments are rent stabilized, six fair market and three rent controlled.
Residential buildings with rent controls are worth less than those without and can merit greater oversight by New York City during construction.
The city is experiencing some of the biggest rent increases in the country and could soon have a rent control ballot measure campaign.
Fortunately for those two, Monica inherited the space from her grandmother and it was rent controlled.
Housing is a human right' Renters and other advocates came to the California Capitol Jan. 11, 2018 to support expansion of local rent control laws.
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RENT CONTROL Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of rent control for English Language Learners
: a system in which the government determines how much rent can be charged for an apartment, house, etc.
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