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September 15, 2019


let's light this candle

As someone who finds rent control not only an overreach of government intrusion (it also keeps rents artificially high), I applaud the fact that I can now raise rent over 5% a year (+inflation rate) without worrying that I'm gouging anyone. I can just point to Newsom and tell my tenants to take the matter up with him and the other Dems who supported this dumb law.

Cap Equals Floor

Calling it a cap is only half true because the 5%+ also becomes the floor.

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