Michele Brooke, Esq. was a speaker at Stevenson Real Estate Services. Here were some of the topics:
Real Estate Demands Will Rise by 2016 Especially in Commercial and Industrial Zones. The Cannabis Industry Needs Land. What is Legal/Not Legal in Accommodating Marijuana Tenants or Buyers? Why Sell/Lease to a Marijuana Buyer/Tenant? CA Marijuana Laws/California Senate Bill 420 (Medical Marijuana Program Act). Medical Marijuana Patients and Their Caregivers Need 420 Friendly Landlords. SB 420 Marijuana Plant Limit. Personal Marijuana Cultivation for Patients. Full presentation: http://tinyurl.com/pdm3ukt
Electronic Signatures (Assembly Bill No. 2747)
Servers of Process (Assembly Bill No. 2256)
Water Submeters (Assembly Bill No. 2451)
Possession By Declaration (Assembly Bill No. 1513)
Electric Vehicle Charging Stations (Assembly Bill No. 2565)
Pest Control (Senate Bill No. 1167)
Personal Agriculture (Assembly Bill No. 2561)
Paid Sick Days (Assembly Bill No. 1522)
The Federal Reserve once again left interest rates unchanged at a range of zero to a quarter of a percentage point, postponing a return to what it calls normal rates and reiterating that “it can be patient” in deciding when to begin raising rates.
The cost of the average apartment in the Southland is projected to grow more than 8% over the next two years.
The bill AB 1999 requires that projects demonstrate they can generate at least as much tax revenue for the state as they get in tax credits. Full story: http://tinyurl.com/ncg49y9. Source: LATimes.com
California Assembly Bill 1103 requires building owners of nonresidential buildings to disclose their building’s energy use in advance of major financial transactions. These are: the sale of, the leasing of or the refinancing of the building. Quick Facts: http://tinyurl.com/m97ar5c and http://tinyurl.com/lsbd84l Green Econome Presentation: http://tinyurl.com/mxjketk. The information in this post has been furnished from sources which we deem reliable, but for which we assume no liability, expressed or implied. Interested parties to conduct independent investigation of all information.
Economic activity is rebounding in the current quarter. There are good reasons to expect faster growth in 2015 and 2016, including an improving labor market, the Fed’s easy credit policies, reduced household debt, rising stock and home prices and less-restrictive government tax and spending policies. Full story: http://tinyurl.com/c47mdfh Source: bankrate.com