Over a one week period, starting on March 5, 2012, CES has been all over the media in numerous media outlets and newspapers responding to a host of issues affecting tenants and affordable housing.
We wanted to shared these news reports with you. Clink on story headline links below to read these stories that include CES' efforts to block a landlord from forcing tenants to pay rent only online, rents on the rise, DWP overcharging tenants and a response to the selection of the new head of the Los Angeles Housing Authority.
CES' Fight to Block a
Landlord's Rent Only Online Policy
L.A. Tenants Battle Landlord's Online-Only Rent Payment Rule
Los Angeles Times, 3/7/12
Online-Only Rents Spur Tenant Suit
Los Angeles Daily News, 3/7/12
Online-Only Rent Creates Digital Divide
Ventura County Star, 3/10/12
Crenshaw Residents File suit to Reserve the Right to Pay Rent Offline - USC's Intersections South LA, 3/7/12
The Soulvine: Achieving Change
Los Angeles Wave, 3/8/12
Rents Are Beginning to Soar, Again
Rising Rents May Signal a Housing Market Recovery
Los Angeles Times, 3/13/12
The Economy is a Little Better; Time to Pay More Rent!
KPCC Radio, 3/5/12
LA Department of Water & Power Overcharge Tenants for Trash
DWP Charged Some Apartment Residents for City Trash Service They Never Received - Los Angeles Daily News, 3/6/12
Los Angeles Housing Department Head Moves Over to Lead Los Angeles Housing Authority