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A Bittersweet Victory: Here’s How Long Beach Tenants Fought Landlords and Won

Across Long Beach, renters face rent hikes, eviction notices, and terrible living conditions. After years of injustice, residents staged a rent strike and filed a lawsuit in hopes of finally … Continue reading

December 5, 2018 · Leave a comment

Tenants Facing Rent Hike In Central Long Beach Say, ‘Enough.’

Facing the drastic rises in rent, the fifth apartment in Long Beach has gone on strike to protest the hikes. Long Beach’s Crystal Niebla and Michael Lozano bring us a … Continue reading

July 20, 2018 · Leave a comment

As Downtown Long Beach Continues To Grow Upwards, So Does Rent. Here’s What Residents Say

While some support the widespread construction of new buildings in Long Beach, others are experiencing the major drawback of these developments: rising rent costs. “It’s a beautiful thing that the … Continue reading

May 1, 2018 · Leave a comment

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