Managing Sharing a Fridge with a Roommate

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Common conflicts in a home with roomies is generally regarding shared space, and especially the kitchen. What we’ve learned from assisting in minor conflict resolution between tenants and hearing the stories of many of our independent owners is that there should always be ground rules agreed upon, even before the boxes are unpacked. 1. Break out the Markers While it’s … Read More

Getting Ready to Move into a Rental

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Make your move into a rental easy and stress-free! Congratulations! You just got word that you landed your brand new rental unit. We know all you can think about is getting settled into your new place, hosting elaborate dinner parties, and snuggling up on your couch for a movie night, but before you start packing here are a few tips … Read More

Quick and Easy Recipes Your Family Will Love

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Your family is going to love these quick and easy recipes! We all know the struggle. You work late and find it easier to go through the drive-thru for a quick taco instead of going home and using up those groceries you bought on the weekend. Or you rush to take all the kiddos to soccer practice before coming home … Read More

New Driver’s License Law in California

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California Assembly Bill 60, which will take effect January 1, 2015.  This law enables undocumented immigrants to obtain a driver’s license from the Department of Motor Vehicles without the holder presenting a birth certificate or Social Security card. Some landlords have expressed concern over how this law will effect their ability to rent their homes.  The short answer is that … Read More