OPPOSE PROP 10 – RENT CONTROL

Posted: November 2, 2018 | Posted by Crystal Whitfield | No Comments
Proposition 10 repeals Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act and would allow rent control across the state.  We believe the measure has too many flaws and must be defeated. Prop. 10 allows regulation of single-family homes, places bureaucrats in charge of housing, could cost the taxpayers millions in new costs to local government, and drives up the cost of new housing. Please vote NO on Proposition 10.  Read More →

CALCHAMBER PROPOSITION POSITIONS

Posted: November 2, 2018 | Posted by Crystal Whitfield | No Comments
Our friends at the CalChamber have taken a few more position on some of the proposition and we think you may find their list helpful.  Where we overlap we are in 100% agreement with the CalChamber! 2018 CalChamber Proposition Positions  Read More →

RENT CONTROL MEASURE MUST BE DEFEATED! NO ON PROP 10 AD

Posted: November 2, 2018 | Posted by Crystal Whitfield | No Comments
Proposition 10 would be such a disaster for our industry we want to provide you more information and hopefully help you communicate with peers, colleagues, tenants, next door neighbors, your barista, and your barber, about why they should VOTE NO on PROP 10. Prop 10 has too many flaws and must be defeated. Here is a new ad on this bad measure that we hope you will share widely with your networks: What Would Prop 10 Mean for California? Prop. 10: Allows Regulation of Single-Family Homes Places Bureaucrats ...

SPLIT ROLL MEASURE OFFICIALLY QUALIFIES FOR 2020 BALLOT

Posted: October 19, 2018 | Posted by Crystal Whitfield | No Comments
California Secretary of State Alex Padilla announced that the initiative to dismantle Proposition 13 by creating a split roll is qualified and eligible for the November 2020 ballot. Under the proposal, all non-residential properties will be reassessed to 2020 values and be reassessed every three years thereafter.  Commercial property will lose certainty about future tax liabilities and one can only imagine the impact and cost to long time property owners that will see massive adjustments. The proponents ...

CSHPT LEADERS RESPOND TO SPLIT ROLL SACRAMENTO

Posted: October 19, 2018 | Posted by Crystal Whitfield | No Comments
Members of the Californians to Stop Higher Property Taxes coalition issued the following statements today in response to the $11 billion split roll property tax increase measure qualifying for the November 2020 ballot: “Californians are some of the most heavily tax-burdened in the country. Now, special interests want to raise taxes by another $11 billion through this measure, despite record-high revenue, record-high per-pupil spending and $17 billion in budget reserves. A split roll property tax ...

TWO WEEKS TO GO!

Posted: October 19, 2018 | Posted by Crystal Whitfield | No Comments
In just over two weeks Californian’s will go to the polls to vote for new representation and weigh in on important policy questions up and down the ballot.  Vote by Mail packets are already in the mail. Our association makes recommendations on those issues that have a statewide direct and/or disproportionate impact on the commercial, industrial, and retail real estate industry. For recommendations on local candidates and issues please connect with your local staff.  Read More →

SUPPORT PROP 3 – WATER BOND

Posted: October 19, 2018 | Posted by Crystal Whitfield | No Comments
Proposition 3 authorizes $8.9 billion in state general obligation bonds for various infrastructure projects related to water projects. Please vote YES on Proposition 3.  Read More →

SUPPORT PROP 5 – PROPERTY TAX TRANSFERS

Posted: October 19, 2018 | Posted by Crystal Whitfield | No Comments
Proposition 5 would allow homebuyers who are age 55 or older or severely disabled to transfer their tax assessments from their prior home to their new home. Please vote YES on Proposition 5.  Read More →

OPPOSE PROP 10 – RENT CONTROL

Posted: October 19, 2018 | Posted by Crystal Whitfield | No Comments
Proposition 10 repeals Costa-Hawkins Rental Housing Act and would allow rent control across the state.  We believe the measure has too many flaws and must be defeated. Prop. 10 allows regulation of single-family homes, places bureaucrats in charge of housing, could cost the taxpayers millions in new costs to local government, and drives up the cost of new housing. Please vote NO on Proposition 10.  Read More →

RENT CONTROL MEASURE MUST BE DEFEATED! NO ON PROP 10 AD

Posted: October 19, 2018 | Posted by Crystal Whitfield | No Comments
Proposition 10 would be such a disaster for our industry we want to provide you more information and hopefully help you communicate with peers, colleagues, tenants, next door neighbors, your barista, and your barber, about why they should VOTE NO on PROP 10. Prop 10 has too many flaws and must be defeated. Here is a new ad on this bad measure that we hope you will share widely with your networks: What Would Prop 10 Mean for California? Prop. 10: Allows Regulation of Single-Family Homes Places Bureaucrats ...
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