Landlord may dispose of abandon personal property worth less than $700.00. California law now provides that the value of personal property left behind by a tenant after the tenant vacates the property that the landlord must sell at a public auction (rather than dispose of or retain for his or her own use) has been increase from $300.00 to $700.00. This bill was authored by Roger Franklin.
Due to the spike in COVID 19 infections and by the emergency orders from Governor Newsom effective December 7, 2020, my office is not accepting in-person office consultations or appointments through January 18, 2021. However, my office remains open for telephone consultations. If needed, virtual consultations via Zoom available to ARAG and MetLife members only,