Lincoln Property Application and Lock Change Fees Settlement

Lincoln Property Company, Salem Station, LLC, and Lincoln Apartment Management, LP are settling a class action about properties they own and manage in Massachusetts. The complaint alleged the companies violated Massachusetts law by charging fees for applications and for changing locks on apartment doors.  Read more

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National Association of Realtors Anti-Competitive Rules Class Action

This class action involves the National Association of Realtors (NAR), The San Francisco Association of Realtors (SFAR), Greater San Diego Association of Realtors (SDAR), and a number of other real-estate-related entities. The complaint alleges that these entities have engaged in anti-competitive conduct that has resulted in “artificially inflated commissions” and higher prices paid by home  Read more

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Oasis Waipahu Rats in Units Settlement

Companies related to the Oasis Townhomes at Waipahu, Hawaii are paying more than two and a half million dollars to settle a class action alleging they violated Hawaii law because the dwelling units they leased were not habitable, were infested with rats or other pests, and were not safe, sanitary, and healthy housing.  Read more

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Westdale Brentmoor Eviction Fees Settlement

This settlement resolves a class action against Westdale Brentmoor, LLC and Westdale Asset Management, LP, which do business as Westdale Properties America I, Ltd. and Westdale Asset Management, respectively. The complaint alleged that these companies unlawfully charged or threatened to charge certain fees when filing eviction actions against tenants at their apartment complexes. These may  Read more

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ECI Apartments Unrefunded Security Deposits Settlement

ECI Group, Inc., ECI Management, LLC, and DeKalb-Lake Ridge, LLC are settling a class action charging that they did not return some or all security deposits when tenants moved out and did not provide a list of damages to their apartments, within three days, specifying the reasons the money was being withheld. The apartments at  Read more

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US Bank Hazard Insurance Charge on Redeemed Property Class Action

In some states, homeowners who undergo foreclosure have a limited amount of time in which they can buy back their properties. The complaint for this class action alleges that when these buybacks take place with a property purchased by US Bank, NA, US Bank charges them for a full year of hazard insurance, even if  Read more

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