Lots of bits and pieces for Wednesday morning.
This afternoon the Council unanimously approved the proposed ordinance that would delay rent increases for rental properties that don’t meet city building codes. Continue reading Tenant protections approved by Council
Yesterday’s announcement by Council member O’Brien tops the news this morning.
It’s a bit of a slow news day… I guess everyone went to the Beyoncé concert last night.
The Council held its first hearing this morning on a new ordinance, authored by Council member Kshama Sawant, to restrict slumlords from raising rents for non-compliant housing units. But the details are a little tricky, so it’s worth diving into the details.
Good morning! I hope you are all enjoying having the Viaduct back several days early. New topics are popping up in the news this morning.
Things are looking up this week for renters in Seattle this week, thanks to Mayor Murray and Council member Kshama Sawant.
The team-up of Mayor Murray and Council member Kshama Sawant over protections for tenants tops the news this morning.