Category Archive for: eviction

Decline to Sign the So-Called “Reasonable Rent Control” Petition

by Maria

As threatened, the Alameda landlord lobby — most likely financed by the anti-tenant California Apartment Association (CAA) — has began to circulate a petition to overturn the Just Cause protections we just won! Don’t be fooled. On June 9, paid signature circulators began obtaining signatures  to overturn just cause, all eviction controls, all relocation fees, and…

Alameda Renters Coalition Offers Components for Rent Ordinance to City Staff

by ARC

On Monday, Nov. 16, members of the Alameda Renters Coalition, tenant representatives from 470 Central, and attorneys with Tenants Together met with Alameda city staff to discuss the components of a fair and functional rent and just cause ordinance. Here are elements that ARC presented at that meeting which the Coalition believes must be included…

ARC Calls for Immediate Withdrawal of Eviction Notices at 470 Central Avenue

by ARC

The ink was barely dry on Alameda’s unanimously approved rent increase and eviction moratorium when all tenants of the Bayview Apartments, a 34-unit complex at 470 Central Ave. in Alameda, were told they were being kicked out. On Nov. 7th, residents at Bayview Apartments were given notices of termination of tenancy telling them all to move out by January…