Tenant Stories

SECURITY DEPOSITS

By |2015-06-04T02:33:16+00:00June 4th, 2015|Tenant Stories|

The biggest complaint the Arizona Tenants Union gets from tenants, by far, is that landlords do not properly refund their security deposits. Sometimes landlords simply don’t give any of it back without explanation; more often, they give a list of deductions that encompasses most of the security deposit. It seems like they consciously try to

MASS EVICTION IN GLENDALE

By |2015-05-06T20:20:26+00:00May 6th, 2015|Tenant Stories|

A few weeks ago I was involved in a tragic scene. The City of Glendale condemned a building due to structural violations. They went from apartment to apartment and gave the tenants 12 hours to move. This was the second time the city had come in two months; earlier they had cleared a different section