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Rental Housing Providers Must Provide Dampness & Mold Booklet
Rental Housing Providers Must Provide Dampness & Mold Booklet

Effective January 1, 2022, rental-housing providers are required to provide prospective residents with a new booklet entitled, “Information on Dampness and Mold for Renters in California.” Continue Reading

by Chip Ahlswede
12/20/2021


Chip Ahlswede Named Vice President of External Affairs
Chip Ahlswede Named Vice President of External Affairs

The Apartment Association of Orange County announced today the hiring of Chip Ahlswede as its Vice President of External Affairs. Continue Reading

by David Cordero
12/1/2021


Santa Ana Rent Control Update (10/20/21)

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Santa Ana Rent Control Update (10/20/21)

The first Orange County city has fallen. Santa Ana approved new rent control and just cause eviction laws on a 4-3 vote of the city council on Tuesday, October 19. Santa Ana now becomes the first city in Orange County to surpass existing state rent control laws. Continue Reading

by David Cordero
10/20/2021


New "Three Day Notice to Perform or Quit" Form Now Available
New "Three Day Notice to Perform or Quit" Form Now Available

The Apartment Association of Orange County (AAOC) has published a new Three Day Notice to Perform Conditions and/or Covenants or Surrender Possession operational form, in compliance with state law following the end of California's COVID-19 eviction moratorium on September 30, 2021. Continue Reading

by Spartacus Avina
10/14/2021


Santa Ana Rent Control Update (10/6/21)

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Santa Ana Rent Control Update (10/6/21)

At approximately 2:30 a.m. on Wednesday, October 6, after nearly seven hours of public comment on the city’s proposed rent control and just cause eviction ordinances, the Santa Ana City Council unexpectedly decided to redo their first reading and preliminary vote from two weeks earlier. Continue Reading

by David Cordero
10/6/2021


Updated "Three Day Notice to Pay or Quit" Form Now Available
Updated "Three Day Notice to Pay or Quit" Form Now Available

The Apartment Association of Orange County (AAOC) has updated its Three Day Notice to Perform or Surrender Possession operational form, in compliance with state law following the end of California's COVID-19 eviction moratorium on September 30, 2021. Continue Reading

by Spartacus Avina
10/4/2021


Santa Ana Rent Control Update (9/24/21)

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Santa Ana Rent Control Update (9/24/21)

More than 150 AAOC members and other housing industry partners made phone calls, submitted emails, and/or showed up at Santa Ana City Hall this past Tuesday night (September 21st) to FIGHT for your business interests and to try stopping rent control and just cause eviction ordinances from immediate Continue Reading

by David Cordero
09/24/2021


Santa Ana City Council to Consider Rent Control and Just Cause Eviction Ordinances

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Santa Ana City Council to Consider Rent Control and Just Cause Eviction Ordinances

On Tuesday, September 21, the Santa Ana City Council will consider the adoption of over-reaching and punitive Rent Control and Just Cause Eviction ordinances that would, among other things: Continue Reading

by David Cordero
09/17/2021


Multi-family property owners, renters to benefit under new Santa Ana trash hauling contract

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Multi-family property owners, renters to benefit under new Santa Ana trash hauling contract

The Santa Ana City Council voted 6-1 on Tuesday night to award a new, 10-year solid waste collection contract to Anaheim-based Republic Services. The vote represented a victory for multi-family property owners and renters... Continue Reading

by Bill Christiansen
08/18/2021


AB 832 Webinar Video Available for Viewing
AB 832 Webinar Video Available for Viewing

The video from AAOC's member briefing, "The COVID-19 Eviction Moratorium Extension: What Housing Providers Need to Know About AB 832," is now available for online viewing. AAOC members who would like the access link to view the video should email Sandy Gimpelson at SandyG@aaoc.com. Continue Reading

by David Cordero
07/22/2021


AB 832 Operational Forms Now Available!
AB 832 Operational Forms Now Available!

The Apartment Association of Orange County (AAOC) now has updated operational forms available to help members comply with Assembly Bill 832, the recently enacted COVID-19 Eviction Moratorium Extension law. Continue Reading

by David Cordero
07/20/2021


Senate Judiciary Committee Rejects AAOC-Opposed AB 889

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Senate Judiciary Committee Rejects AAOC-Opposed AB 889

Assembly Bill 889 (Gipson), a bill that would have mandated that most every rental housing provider submit confidential information about ownership to the Secretary of State, was rejected this week by the Senate Judiciary Committee. AAOC testified as a leading witness in opposition to the bill. Continue Reading

07/15/2021