advocacy and public policy
June 15, 2020
Your County Supervisor needs to hear from you NOW! The LA County Board of Supervisors will discuss expanding their strict eviction controls and force every ... read more
South Bay REALTOR® News in Brief
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June 24, 2019
Following a trend from last year, business owners and leaders throughout Los Angeles County have major concerns about the future, especially about homelessness, housing affordability ... read more
June 11, 2019
The South Bay Cities Council of Governments and SBAOR co-hosted last month in Torrance the Housing Forum, a half-day conference digging into tough and controversial questions about the housing crisis, housing availability, housing affordability, and what to do about it. ... read more
May 28, 2019
Two bills in Sacramento discourage the production of rental housing. We need more housing in California, not less! ... read more
May 21, 2019
Urge Your Senator to Oppose Bill that Forces Landlords to Participate in Section 8! C.A.R. OPPOSES SB 329 (Mitchell) because it effectively forces ALL residential ... read more
April 15, 2019
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors last week extended a temporary rent control ordinance for unincorporated county. Without any collaboration or consultation with housing ... read more
March 15, 2019
In the latest installment of SBAOR's popular series, "Breakfast with the Mayor", REALTORS® in the Beach Cities got a rare opportunity to meet not one ... read more
- Housing Stabilization September 23, 2020Housing Stabilization – A Guide for Collaboration and Initiatives assists REALTOR® associations with creating a local Housing Stabilization Task Force to help homeowners, renters, and landlords manage the challenges brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.
- The Eviction Moratorium September 21, 2020Megan Booth, Director of Federal Housing and Policy discusses the eviction moratorium; providing tips for landlords and actions NAR is taking to advocate for small building owners and property managers.
- Monday Minute: Week of September 21, 2020 September 18, 2020Both the House and the Senate are in session this week. What issues should REALTORS® follow? Endangered Species Act Modernization (NAR Letter); Federal Data Privacy Legislation (Possible Coalition Letter); Federal Reserve's Economic Crisis Response; and the Paycheck Protection Program Forgiveness (NAR Letter).
Real Estate in The OC
Looking for info about real estate in Orange County? Check out RealEstateOC.org, the Center for Orange County Real Estate, a blog hosted by our friends at the Orange County Association of REALTORS®.