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Three California housing issues to watch in 2018


Atkins wrote last year’s real estate transfer tax bill and has long made housing issues a legislative priority. Follow California housing issues throughout the year on Gimme Shelter: The California Housing Crisis Podcast, co-hosted by Liam Dillon of The ...


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latimes.comHow will California’s newest laws affect you? 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