First we will have Geoff Jaime from GT Investments present on a special rent increase program that allows landlords to "catch up" their rents, in their rent controlled buildings, using a special rent increase program no one ever talks about.
After we will have Dan Firestone from CIC present on the basics of tenant screening and inform members of the new laws that were implemented this year.
Dan Firestone has served in the background screening industry for the past 32 years focused mainly on multi-family housing. Dan is the Senior Vice President and Director of Contemporary Information Corporation (CIC), a nationwide applicant screening company that has been providing residential, employment and business entities with quality background screening reports and other products and services since 1986.
Dan is considered one of the leading experts in the business. Traveling the country, conducting seminars and classes for multiple apartment associations and property management companies. Dan has served on various industry related committees and lobbies both in Washington DC and in various States across the Nation fighting rigorously to help defeat legislation that will ultimately damage the industry.
Dan is SAFC – II FCRA certified as well as a licensed private investigator. In addition he holds a CAS designate through the National Apartment Association.
Geoff Jaime is the Broker at GT investments (Lic # 01841913), a multifamily Brokerage based in Beverly Hills. He has a vast and diverse sales background spanning technology to real estate, in both retail and business sales environments. As an owner/operator of multifamily real estate in Southern California for over 20 years, he offers a unique and insightful perspective to both new and experienced landlords. Geoff’s clients include custom home developers, fix/flip developers, land developers, landlords, luxury home buyers and even first time home buyers. Geoff is also a Loan Officer (NMLS #1990345) at CB Loans in Redondo Beach.