Recent News and Alerts

  • Feb 01, 2018

    Court Provides Clarification on Security Deposit Damages

    In an October, 2017 decision by the Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts, in the case of Scott Phillips v. Equity Residential Management, L.L.C., the Court provided clarification as to which violations will trigger treble damages under the Act.
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  • Aug 21, 2017

    Attorney Ken Krems Featured in Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly Article on Landlord-Tenant Case

    On July 31, 2017, Attorney Ken Krems in the Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly front page article, “Tax foreclosure doesn’t change tenant-at-will status.”
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  • May 03, 2017

    Attorney Ken Krems Featured in Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly Article on the New Marijuana Law

    On April 24, 2017, Attorney Ken Krems was featured on the front page of Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly, in its article “Landlord-tenant bar busy tackling ‘legal pot’ issue.” Attorney Krems, a leader in the field of real estate law who represents more than 20 companies managing approximately 15,000 apartments in Massachusetts, was interviewed by the news publication regarding the legal implications facing property managers following Massachusetts’ legalization of marijuana.
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  • Nov 29, 2016

    Real Estate Management Advisory: What To Do About Recreational Marijuana?

    Now that the ballot question on recreational marijuana has been approved, the question for landlords is what can they do about this and what rights do they have.
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  • Jul 20, 2016

    Attorney Ken Krems Published in Baystate Apartment Owner on Domestic Violence Issues in Housing

    In their Summer 2016 issue, Baystate Apartment Owner published Attorney Krems' article "Domestic Violence: Rights and Responsibilities of Landlords & Victims."

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  • May 04, 2016

    RHA hosts Congressman Joe Kennedy to Discuss Housing Issues

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