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Bornstein Law has a long tradition of educating the rental property industry about ever-changing laws and rules of a complex regulatory regime and providing strategies to power through challenges in your real estate business. We give you more ways to consume this information in an easily digestible fashion.


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Past webinars on topics germane to the landlords, property managers, and real estate professionals, along with other easily digestible videos.

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A section of our website where we sink our teeth into landlording topics and provide a 360-degree view.

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Daniel Bornstein is renowned for his educational seminars and workshops.

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View PowerPoint slides from our recent educational events in many venues.

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Our insights in the media

Numerous media outlets have called upon us to seek our perspective on stories that impact landlords and we are glad to chime in.

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Making sense of the COVID-19 Tenant Protection Act of 2020




Hoarding is a vexing problem for landlords and property managers. This challenging subject should be addressed with compassion and a sound understanding of the law.


San Francisco's Community Opportunity to Purchase Act (COPA)

If you or a client is looking to buy or sell a multi-unit building, be aware that qualified nonprofits must be the first to come to the table and given deference when matching offers from private buyers. Bornstein Law can guide you through a new regulatory regime when buildings with 3 or more units go on the market.

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Quoted in the media: Our thoughts on COPA →


Ever since Airbnb was born on our home soil of San Francisco, Bornstein Law has been pioneers in the modern day iteration of the temporary flop. As we predicted, the law has caught up with technology, but risk is abound.

In the media: Daniel Bornstein questions whether peer-to-peer websites are good citizens after being asked to respond to the "Airbnb Masion Party" Halloween night tragedy →
From the blog: Peruse our articles about the evolving legal issues surrounding short-term rentals →
Ominous warning: See what San Francisco is religiously mailing out to rogue hosts →



Are you prepared for California statewide rent control?

Bornstein Law can help you understand a new set of rules and reconcile your local laws with rent caps and eviction controls that 2020 ushered in with the advent of AB-1482.


Topics that matter. Insights with impact

Although the political rhetoric nowadays falls squarely on the side of tenants, Bornstein Law offers a fresh perspective through the lens of underrepresented property owners. Numerous media outlets have called upon us to give our takes on issues germane to the rental property industry.



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