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Final Showdown on Short Term Rentals Law

Short Term Rentals to new City Council January 24th There are two proposals before the Council tomorrow. One would allow folks who have been breaking the law by renting their “in-law” unit to visitors to continue to do so while

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Teach-In November 22

BTU is proud to be a sponsor of the Housing Teach-In on Sunday November 22nd. Berkeley’s Housing Crisis – WHAT CAN WE DO ABOUT IT? SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 22, 2015 from 2:00 – 4:30 P.M. 2133 UNIVERSITY AVE (Next to Ace Hardware) Facilitator:

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Tenant Convention Chooses Rent Board Slate

The Berkeley Tenant Convention on Sunday July 13 chose the five candidates most Highly Recommended by the Berkeley Tenants Union screener: incumbents Jesse Townley and Katherine Harr, former School Board Director John Selawsky, and first-time candidates Paola LaVerde and James

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News from Sacramento

Ellis Act Update Mark Leno’s Ellis Act reform bill (SB1439) was amended so only San Francisco tenants will be protected if the law passes. Yet tenants all over California are rallying to support long-time renters who face a dire situation

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