As of September 6, 2016, Battino & Sokolow PLLC moves to a new office. We are now located at 1213 33rd St. NW, Washington, DC 20007, just off the intersection of 33rd and M Streets in Georgetown. Please stop by and see us sometime in our new location.
NPR’s Morning Edition interviewed Aaron Sokolow in its new series on low-income tenants. Aaron discusses the difficulties that Washington, DC landlords encounter in evicting tenants who have an array of free legal service providers and delay tactics at their fingertips. The story can be read and heard here.
The DC Department of Consumer and Regulatory Affairs (DCRA) has announced a Business License Amnesty Program. Because all landlords in the District of Columbia are required to have a Basic Business License (BBL) as part of their license and registration requirements, this amnesty program could assist any unlicensed DC landlords. A press release of the Amnesty Program can be found here. A flyer advertising the program can be found here. Battino & Sokolow PLLC specializes in DC real estate matters such as the requirements for a landlord to be properly licensed and registered. Please give us a call to discuss.
Washingtonian Magazine published an article this month titled, “Can Your Landlord Stop You From Smoking Pot?” The Washingtonian Magazine quoted Attorney Aaron Sokolow, who regularly advises landlords and tenants on DC real estate law. The article can be found here.