March 29, 2016
…Some landlords have been using Ellis to duck rent control provisions or cash in with a sale to hungry developers. In Fairfax, evicted tenants are suing after finding their units on Airbnb weeks after being Ellis evicted. In Hollywood, developers Ellised all the renters at the historic Villa Carlotta with plans to convert the building to a hotel, but without the necessary zoning exemptions that would actually allow that….