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New Year, New Approaches; Refreshing Your Property Management Strategies for 2024
New Year, New Approaches; Refreshing Your Property Management Strategies for 2024

Leave what didn't work in 2023 and resolve to adjusting your property management practices for 2024! Continue Reading

Postedby Tiffany Van Buren
Date posted01/1/2024


Membership Dues Increase
Membership Dues Increase

In the coming two years, we plan to adjust our membership dues to ensure we can sustain a fully staffed operation to meet your needs effectively. Continue Reading

Postedby BPOA Master
Date posted12/8/2023


December 2023 issue
December 2023 issue

Bay Area: Rental Market Competitiveness; Landlord are Offering Incentives; Rent Board Chair Calls for Cease-fire; Renting to Roommates: Five Considerations; Berkeley Raises Height Limits; Larkspur Approves Rent Control; Port Hueneme Council Rejects Stabilization; Editorial; Coalition Corner; Events Continue Reading

Postedby BPOA Master
Date posted12/1/2023


Maximizing Your Membership Experience: Touring the BPOA Website Pt Four: The Calendar & About Tabs
Maximizing Your Membership Experience: Touring the BPOA Website Pt Four: The Calendar & About Tabs

The last article in our four-part series about navigating BPOA's website Continue Reading

Postedby Tiffany Van Buren
Date posted12/1/2023


November 2023 issue
November 2023 issue

State :Law Allows ADU Sales; The Continuing Saga of Office Conversions; 60 New California Housing Laws; Oakland Rent Drop is Steepest in Nation; Year-over-Year Rent Slide in 24 Metros: Table; Viral LA Tenant has Oakland Record; Editorial; Coalition Corner; The Nuts & Bolts; Event Calendar Continue Reading

Postedby BPOA Master
Date posted11/1/2023


Touring the BPOA Website -- Part Three: Examining Resources
Touring the BPOA Website -- Part Three: Examining Resources

Part three of a series that explores BPOA's website navigation, tab-by-tab. Continue Reading

Postedby Tiffany Van Buren
Date posted11/1/2023


Recorded Webinar - 30-Minute Hot Topic: EV Charging for Older Buildings - How Feasible Is It?
Recorded Webinar - 30-Minute Hot Topic: EV Charging for Older Buildings - How Feasible Is It?

A playback recording of our October 18th presentation about adding electric vehicle charging to rental properties, regardless of the age of the building. Continue Reading

Postedby Bryce Nesbitt
Date posted10/25/2023


Recorded Webinar- Creating a Lease Package
Recorded Webinar- Creating a Lease Package

BPOA's recommended lease and its supporting documents are reviewed and revised annually. In this playback recording of our September 29, 2023 webinar, Creating a Lease Package, you'll learn about our most recent changes and additions. Continue Reading

Postedby Krista C. Gulbransen
Date posted10/5/2023


October 2023 Issue
October 2023 Issue

Landlord Sues City of Berkeley; Measure MM Class Action Suit; Southside Could Get 12-Story Student Housing; Larkspur Approves Rent Control; Message from the BRHC; Massachusetts May Revisit Rent Control; New Law a Win for UC Housing Plan; Monthly Event Calendar; The Nuts & Bolts; Coalition Corner Continue Reading

Postedby BPOA Master
Date posted10/1/2023


Touring the BPOA Website --Part Two: Exploring the Content Library
Touring the BPOA Website --Part Two: Exploring the Content Library

Now that you've gotten to know the Member Compass™, let's take a closer look at the Content Library. Continue Reading

Postedby Tiffany Van Buren
Date posted10/1/2023


Key Financial Data for 2023
Key Financial Data for 2023

Not sure what financial data you need for understanding tax items like the tax rate schedule, standard deductions and gift and estate tax credits? Use this document as your cheat sheet. Continue Reading

Postedby Terry Allen
Date posted09/25/2023


September 2023 Issue
September 2023 Issue

Berkeley Building Boom; Is a Regional Bond Measure on the Way?; Rent Control is Vulnerable; We Still Need More Housing; Golden Gate Fields: What Happens Next?; Some Cities Face Resistance to Rent Control; BART Land Housing Projects on Hold; BPOA Events Continue Reading

Postedby BPOA Master
Date posted09/1/2023