Entries by Winnie Ward

Landlord Rights and Remedies for Tenant Defaults in a COVID-19 World

Landlord Rights and Remedies for Tenant Defaults in a COVID-19 World By Winnifred C. Ward, Esq., Stewart Ward & Josephson LLP In light of the COVID-19 pandemic and resulting historic and rapid job losses in California, Governor Gavin Newsom enacted a statewide prohibition on residential evictions through May 31, 2020, pursuant to Executive Order N-28-20, […]

CLIENT ALERT: 2019 California Law Changes Impacting Commercial Real Estate

Set forth below is a list of new laws that impact commercial real estate in 2019 with very brief summaries regarding each.  This article is based in large part on information developed by the California Association of Realtors. Building Permits: Expiration period extended:  A building permit remains valid despite changes in the building code as […]

Sacramento: We Are Finally On The Radar!

  As we celebrate another banner year of commercial real estate with the 26th annual Broker of the Year awards, we also should take note of some of the accolades recently bestowed upon our fair city: Top “Game Changing” Northern California City: Sacramento (Sunset Magazine, February 2018); America’s stealthy farm-to-fork capital (Thrillist, January 2018); Ranked […]