Community Culver City Edition Local News News

Culver City council limits rent increases

CULVER CITY — After a five-hour discussion on the topic, Culver City approved a temporary rent control measure, joining a handful of other Southland cities that have hardened tenant protections as the state grapples with an affordability crisis. The City Council voted 4 to 1 to limit annual increases to 3% on buildings built on Read More…

Community Local News News West Edition

Officials approve ‘gap measure’ bill on rent control

INGLEWOOD – Officials approved emergency rent control legislation June 18 to protect city residents temporarily until the city’s permanent rent stabilization measure can be implemented later this year. Officials said they needed to adopt the temporary ordinance to continue capping rent increases at 5% a year because the previous emergency ordinance expired June 17.  The Read More…

Featured Lead Story Local News West Edition

Officials step up efforts to control rising rents in Inglewood

INGLEWOOD — Civic and city leaders are stepping up efforts to help residents survive rising rental costs in the city by cataloging increases of 25 percent or more and working with residents and property owners to help mitigate those challenges. In an effort to stabilize rental costs, members of the civic group Uplift Inglewood Coalition Read More…