Tenement housing sprouts among $5-million mansions in Beverly Hills, CA.
As the economy gets tougher, the rich and now not so rich are converting tool sheds and extra rooms into rental apartments for added spending bucks to pay their bills. LA Department of Building and Safety is working overtime to put a stop to these illegal landlords violating their Certificate of Occupancy and Los Angeles CA. sub-standard housing laws. If you think you are a victim of one of these housing scams, call the Los Angeles Department of Building and Safety, and the Los Angeles Housing Department. They are attentive and will advise you. They will also provide you with relevant forms and will inspect your premises and hit the owner with the appropriate violations. If your residence is deemed uninhabitable, you may be entitled to as much as $15,000 for relocation to move.