In a blink of an eye, 25 years have passed since the inception of a formalized effort to address the affordable housing and homeless problems in Los Angeles. In 25 years, the current incarnation of what is today known as HCIDLA has resulted in n
Effective July 1, 2016, the annual allowable rent increase allowed under the Rent Stabilization Ordinance (RSO) is 3%. An additional 1% for gas and 1% for electric service can be included if the service is provided by the landlord.
On July 11, 2016 Mayor Eric Garcetti joined Rushmore Cervantes and Anna Ortega of the Los Angeles Housing and Community Investment Department (HCIDLA) to launch "Home for Renters", a new outreach campaign for renters and property owners to raise a
You might have heard your community leaders mention “CDBG” when discussing our City’s resources for improving neighborhoods.
So what is CDBG anyway?
We can briskly walk down the street with the sounds of Drake pulsing through our earbuds, but the fact of the matter is, none of us are getting any younger.
It's not everyday the Mayor of Los Angeles comes knocking at your door. But last week, on May 25, 2016, surprised tenants on Union Street in Los Angeles opened their doors to find a smiling Mayor Garcetti, who had stopped by the apartment buildin