Beverly Hills News – Human Relations Commission to Hold First Landlord-Tenant Forum | BH Courier

Beverly Hills News – Human Relations Commission to Hold First Landlord-Tenant Forum

Posted: Monday, January 30, 2017 – 10:25 PM

The City of Beverly Hills has announced that they will be holding the first landlord-tenant forum to discuss details of the new Urgency Ordinance. The ordinance was voted into law last Tuesday at City Council in a meeting that ran until 1:30 a.m. in a 5-0 vote. 

The City released the following invitation:

The Human Relations Commission invites all tenants and landlords to come together to share ideas and concerns regarding the recently enacted Urgency Ordinance amending the Beverly Hills Rent Stabilization Municipal Code.

The Urgency Ordinance limits tenant rent increases to 3% annually, and includes an update to the Municipal code, requiring a payment of a relocation fee for Chapter 6 tenants from $9,050 to $21,650 with the issuance of a 60-day no-cause termination notice.  The updated relocation fees also apply to Chapter 5 tenants.  For further information on rent increases and relocation fees, visit www.beverlyhills.org/rent.

The Human Relations Commission’s Special Meeting will be held on Friday, February 3, at 9AM in City Council Chambers.  All members of the public are invited to attend.

For more information on the Urgency Ordinance, go to www.beverlyhills.org/rent.  For questions, call Human Services at 310-285-1006.

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