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April 2021
April 2021

Public Housing 2.0 Could Be Coming to California; Oakland Considering 4-Plexes in SFR Zones; Bay Area Exodus-Housing Analysis; People's Park Housing Plan Digs Up the Past; SF Builds Homeless Housing Cheaper/Faster; How Can We Solve the Bay Area Housing Crisis?; New Owners Can't Evict...the Sellers! Continue Reading

Postedby BPOA Master
Date posted04/1/2021


Housing Provider 101: Advertising, Pricing & Choosing Tenants
Housing Provider 101: Advertising, Pricing & Choosing Tenants

Renting your vacant unit by learning how to price, advertise and choose the right tenant. Continue Reading

Date posted03/25/2021


Housing Provider 101: Who & What is Affected
Housing Provider 101: Who & What is Affected

Which properties and units in Berkeley are subject to what laws, fees and regulations. Continue Reading

Date posted03/16/2021


Key Financial Data for 2021
Key Financial Data for 2021

Whether you're filing taxes yourself or using a CPA, it's helpful to understand tax items. Terry Allen, CFP of Enhance Wealth Advisors provides BPOA members a 2021 Key Financial Data sheet. Continue Reading

Postedby Terry Allen
Date posted03/5/2021


Key Estate Planning Documents Needed
Key Estate Planning Documents Needed

The five key estate planning documents you may need, regardless of your age, health, or wealth. Continue Reading

Date posted03/5/2021


March 2021
March 2021

Berkeley Weighs Major Housing Changes; Bill to Ease Rules on Multi-Unit Housing; Berkeley's Progressive Revival: A Model?; SF Lays Pandemic Burden on Landlords; If Houses Were Treated as Cars Are; March Zoom Meeting Information; People's Park Development on the Way Continue Reading

Postedby BPOA Master
Date posted03/1/2021


Frequently Asked Questions SB 91
Frequently Asked Questions SB 91

Bill Summary and FAQs: Senate Bill 91– Extends Statewide Tenant Eviction Protections Through June 30, 2021 (From January 31, 2021 Per Expired Assembly Bill 3088) Rental Assistance Funding Q: When will the $2.6 billion of rental assistance be available? When can I and/or my tenants apply? A:... Continue Reading

Date posted02/24/2021


February 2021
February 2021

Sacramento Takes Big Zoning Step; Realtor-Backed Group Sues Huntington Beach; Obituaries; Another California Eviction Reprieve?; Fed Funding for CA Rent Reimbursements; CalRHA Legislative Update; Area Rents Ticking Upward? Continue Reading

Postedby BPOA Master
Date posted02/1/2021


December 2020
December 2020

Prop 21 Loses; LA Eviction Moratorium Stands; Bargain Hunters Return to SF; Alameda Multifamily Initiative Defeated; January Special Event: Board Elections!; Prop 15 Fails; Editorial: Coalition Corner; Jim Smith; Robert Cabrera; Quote of the Month; Services & Businesses Continue Reading

Postedby BPOA Master
Date posted12/1/2020


November 2020 issue
November 2020 issue

Measure Z Divides Alameda Voters; Hard Presidential Trivia!; Texas Investor Buys Big in Oakland; New Lease-breaking Strategies Taking Root?; News from the Rent Board Website; Presidential Donations by Zip Code; Workshop Calendar for 2020; Monthly Zoom Info for November; Coalition Corner; Editorial Continue Reading

Postedby BPOA Master
Date posted11/1/2020


October 2020 Newsletter
October 2020 Newsletter

Portland Council Tightens Landlords' Duties; Bay Area Poll: Housing Crisis is Real, But...; The "Cancel Rent" Collective is Done Playing Nice; How COVID-19 Has Changed Landlording; Berkeley: COVID Housing Retention Grants; November Ballot Quick Card; Monthly Zoom Information for October Continue Reading

Postedby BPOA Master
Date posted10/1/2020


Frequently Asked Questions AB 3088
Frequently Asked Questions AB 3088

ASSEMBLY BILL 3088 - THE “TENANT, HOMEOWNER, AND SMALL LANDLORD RELIEF AND STABILIZATION ACT OF 2020” These frequently asked questions are provided under the advice of counsel. However, the City of Berkeley and the Rent Stabilization Board have not clarified how AB 3088 interacts with... Continue Reading

Date posted09/20/2020