We recently had the most interesting case come through our office. A tenant rented a house, and about a week later the landlord, owner of the house, simply moved into the free-standing guest house on the property. This was not
Much has been written about the role of the organizer in a political movement. As someone who’s been involved in organizing at every level for the last 45 years or more, including participating on UFW “boycott lettuce” picket lines when
Sometimes I wonder if we actually make a difference helping tenants here in Arizona, where the institutions serving tenants can be so corrupt, and so pro-landlord that we don’t even have the effect of a gnat on an elephant’s back.
As the blog I wrote (David Arenberg) two years ago entitled Illegal Lease Provisions discusses, Arizona landlords use leases that are far out of compliance with the landlord/tenant act. They do so for many reasons and the foregoing link sets forth these
Arizona Tenants Union fights vigorously to enforce the rights of tenants who are having problems with their landlords. One of the reasons we are able to be effective at this is that we have developed protocols for almost all types