PAST ISSUES

To learn more about the current issues affecting Los Angeles County using the list below to get a small description, current status, our position, and click the button to read more information on that issue. Also, feel free to sign up for our newsletter and receive updates on issues and other news within the scope of all things Real Estate within LA County.

Additional Resources:

Prop 58 / Prop 193 - ​PDF
Prop 60 / Prop 90 - PDF
Property Tax Overview - PDF

C.A.R. 2019-2020 SPONSORED BILLS

A list of bills which LACBOR stands together with the California Association of REALTORS (C.A.R.)

Status

Stance

N/A

N/A

EVICTION & FORECLOSURE MORATORIUM LIFTED

California courts lift eviction and foreclosure moratorium.

Status

Stance

N/A

N/A

PROP 19

Property Tax Transfer, Exemptions, and Revenue for Wildfire Agencies and Counties Amendment (2020)

Status

Stance

PASSED

SUPPORT

PROP 21

Rent Control Affordable Housing Initiative

Status

Stance

PENDING

OPPOSE

PROP 22

Save App Based Jobs & Services

Status

Stance

PENDING

SUPPORT

PROP 15

Split Roll Measure – Increase Commercial Property Tax

Status

Stance

PENDING

OPPOSE

AB-828

Temp Moratorium on foreclosures and unlawful detainer actions: COVID-19​

Status

Stance

PENDING

OPPOSE

AB-1482

AB-1482 discourages the creation of rental housing and doesn’t address the core cause of the housing affordability crisis, which is in lack of supply

Status

Stance

PENDING

OPPOSE

AB-1905

Bill That Limits Mortgage Interest Deduction

Status

Stance

PENDING

OPPOSED

AB-3088

Tenant Relief Act Eviction Guide - The California Association of Realtors® has provided quick guides regarding Unpaid Rent Eviction during COVID-19 on their website which can be found by clicking the "Read More" button.

Status

Stance

N/A

N/A

LOS ANGELES CITY PROPOSITION HHH

Proposition HHH would authorize the city to issue general obligation bonds in the amount of $1.2 billion to develop housing and facilities for the homeless and affordable housing for the those at risk of homelessness, including temporary shelters, showers, storage facilities and facilities to be used to provide supportive services. 

Status

Stance

PENDING

NEUTRAL

PROP W

A proposed parcel tax to fund projects to increase stormwater capture

Status

Stance

PENDING

OPPOSE

L.A. HOUSING COALITION

Our coalition consists of housing and economic experts from across Los Angeles County.

Status

Stance

N/A

N/A

FAMILY HOME PROTECTION AND FAIRNESS IN PROPERTY TAX INITIATIVE

Strengthens and Expands Prop 13: The initiative strengthens and expands Prop 13 tax savings so that seniors, people with severe disabilities and victims of natural disaster/wildfire can transfer their existing property tax base to replacement homes anywhere in California up to three times, regardless of the purchase price of the replacement home.

Status

Stance

PENDING

SUPPORT

HAULED WATER

The Hauled Water Initiative is an effort by the County to determine the feasibility of using hauled water as a potable water source for new single-family residential development, where there is no other feasible source of municipal or well water available.

Status

Stance

PENDING

SUPPORT

MEASURE EE

Measure EE would have imposed parcel tax that was not the solution to LAUSD’s problems of bureaucracy and money management.

Status

Stance

DEFEATED

OPPOSE

PARKS AND REC PARCEL TAX

A countywide parcel tax proposed in Los Angeles County would cost property owners $0.03 to $0.05 per square foot of structural improvements, generating more than $191 million per year. The tax would be in effect for 35 years, and the rate would be increased annually for inflation.

Status

Stance

PENDING

OPPOSE

SB-50

Planning and Zoning Housing Development

Status

Stance

PENDING

OPPOSE

SB-939

COVID-19 commercial rent moratorium eviction​

Status

Stance

PENDING

N/A

SB-1085

SB 1085 seeks to create a new bonus and incentive structure for affordable housing developments in high-cost job-rich regions of the state.

Status

Stance

PENDING

SUPPORT

YES ON 5 / NO ON 10

PROP 5 - CHANGES REQUIREMENTS FOR CERTAIN PROPERTY OWNERS TO TRANSFER THEIR PROPERTY TAX BASE TO REPLACEMENT PROPERTY. INITIATIVE CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT AND STATUTE.

PROP 10 - EXPANDS LOCAL GOVERNMENTS’ AUTHORITY TO ENACT RENT CONTROL ON RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY. INITIATIVE STATUTE.

Status

Stance

PENDING

SUPPORT 5 / OPPOSE 10

MEASURE H

Approval of Measure H would authorize the County of Los Angeles to impose a one-quarter percent (0.25%) special transactions and use tax on the gross receipts of any retailer from the sale of all personal property in the incorporated and unincorporated territory of the County.

Status

Stance

PENDING

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