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Title
2519 LANCASTER AVENUE / REAP
Subject
Communication from the Los Angeles Housing Department, dated January 11, 2007, and a resolution relative to the removal of the property located at 2519 Lancaster Avenue from the Rent Escrow Account Program / Rent Reduction Program (REAP/RRP). Case No. 23427.
Date Received / Introduced
01/16/2007
Last Changed Date
05/08/2018
Expiration Date
05/04/2020
Reference Numbers
Case: 23427; 579934
Council District
14
Initiated by
Housing Department
File Activities
Date Activity  
05/08/2018 Council action final. Click to view online docs
05/04/2018 Council adopted item, subject to reconsideration, pursuant to Council Rule 51. Click to view online docs
04/30/2018 City Clerk scheduled item for Council on May 4, 2018 . Click to view online docs
04/26/2018 Housing Committee approved item(s) . Click to view online docs
04/20/2018 Housing Committee scheduled item for committee meeting on April 25, 2018. Click to view online docs
04/11/2018 Housing and Community Investment Department document(s) referred to Housing Committee. Click to view online docs
04/10/2018 Document(s) submitted by Housing and Community Investment Department, as follows:

Housing and Community Investment Department report, dated April 9, 2018, and Resolution, relative to the removal of 2519 East Lancaster Avenue from the Rent Escrow Account Program (REAP).
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File History
1-16-07 - For Council
1-16-07 - File to Council and Legislative Processing Clerk
1-23-07 - Council Action - Resolution ADOPTED - NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE LOS ANGELES CITY COUNCIL THAT: All orders affecting the units and the common areas have been signed off by the appropriate Enforcement Agency; that there are no other outstanding orders affecting the units or common areas of the building, and all electric service and/or water charges pertaining to the property have been paid to the satisfaction of the Department of Water and Power.
FURTHERMORE, City Council terminates the rent reductions and pursuant to Section 162.08F the rent will be restored to the original level 30 days after the Department mails the tenants the notice of the restoration.
IN ADDITION, City Council terminates the rent escrow account and the funds in the escrow account shall be paid to the extent available in the following order: Administrative fees pursuant to Section 162.07B1 that have not yet been collected, any outstanding fees and penalties imposed pursuant to Article 1 of Chapter XV of the Rent Stabilization Ordinance, any outstanding rent registration fees in an RSO building and any penalties thereto pursuant to Section 151.05, any remaining funds shall be returned to the current landlord.
SPECIFICALLY, The property at 2519 Lancaster Avenue shall be removed from the Rent Escrow Account Program and the Controller is authorized to expend funds from the Code Enforcement Trust Fund #41M to reduce liability from the REAP Escrow Account #2220 upon proper demand by the General Manager of the Los Angeles Housing Department.
IN ADDITION, the Los Angeles Housing Department shall conduct an expedited systematic inspection of the subject property and impose inspection fees and administrative costs associated with such inspections; the owner of the subject property shall prepay the Los Angeles Housing Department for two annual inspections beyond the initial inspection and re-inspection included in the Systematic Code Enforcement fee for the subject property. Termination of the REAP recording, filed with the County Recorder's Office, and release of the escrow funds to the owner of the subject property shall be conditioned on the payment of all outstanding fees, penalties, and costs to the Los Angeles Housing Department - Case No. 23427.
1-24-07 - File in files

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Meeting Date: 05/04/2018
Meeting Type: Regular
Vote Action: Adopted
Vote Given: (10 - 0 - 5)
Member Name CD Vote
BOB BLUMENFIELD 3 YES
MIKE BONIN 11 YES
JOE BUSCAINO 15 ABSENT
GILBERT A. CEDILLO 1 ABSENT
MITCHELL ENGLANDER 12 YES
MARQUEECE HARRIS-DAWSON 8 YES
JOSE HUIZAR 14 ABSENT
PAUL KORETZ 5 YES
PAUL KREKORIAN 2 YES
NURY MARTINEZ 6 YES
MITCH O'FARRELL 13 YES
CURREN D. PRICE 9 ABSENT
MONICA RODRIGUEZ 7 ABSENT
DAVID RYU 4 YES
HERB WESSON 10 YES