Issues & Legislation

Lakewood suspends POS inspections for some residential rental income property and commercial retail tenants

The city of Lakewood recently issued a memo regarding the change to their Point of Sale inspections. The full memo is below. You can learn more here.


Effective immediately, the city of Lakewood Division of Housing

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Cuyahoga County Property Tax Update

The Cuyahoga County Fiscal Office has added a tool to its website to help you estimate the difference between your current level of property taxes, based on your existing property value and the proposed new

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University Heights Update – Moratorium on New Rental Ordinance to Expire

As previously reported by ACAR, University Heights City Council passed an ordinance in May 2018 that essentially quadrupled rental inspection fees from $150/year to $600/year, and also increased inspections from biannual to annual. After outcry

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Prepare for the November 6, 2018 General Election

Voters have many important decisions to make in the November 6th General Election. There are federal, state, county and judicial candidates on the ballot. There will also be state and local issues to be decided

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Cuyahoga County Helps Six Cities Launch New Code Enforcement Program

Press Release: Cuyahoga County Helps Six Cities Launch New Code Enforcement Program 
Driving Collaboration Among Regional Partners 

Cuyahoga County, OH, August 21, 2018 – Cuyahoga County continues its regional efforts to assist cities improve their housing for residents.

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