Archive for Forum

September Updates

We were pleased to have attorney Greg Usher as the speaker at our September meeting. He provided an overview of the recent CDC Emergency Order halting non-payment of rent evictions through the end of this year, and the requirements tenants must meet in order to prevent those evictions. He also had a lot of essential […]

Read More →

September Meeting

Okay, everyone, we are going to try this again. Our August meeting was blown away in the aftermath of our Iowa hurricane, but hopefully we can pull this off in September. Please join us Thursday, September 10, NOON, at Noelridge Park. We will meet at the outdoor pavilion nearest the duck pond. Boxed lunches will […]

Read More →

AUGUST MEETING CANCELLED

Hopefully we’ll see you on September 10.

Read More →

July Meeting This Week

Join us this Thursday, July 9, NOON at the Noelridge Park Pavilion. Boxed lunches will be available for $10. Distancing measures will be in place, and face masks are recommended. Sanitizing steps will be taken and supplies will be available. Feel free to bring your own sanitizing items if you wish. This is an outdoor […]

Read More →

July Meeting!

Join us Thursday, July 9, NOON, at the Lagoon Pavilion at Noelridge Park. Boxed lunches and bottled water will be served for $10. Distancing measures will be in place, and face masks are recommended. Sanitizing steps will be taken and supplies will be available. Feel free to bring your own sanitizing items if you wish. […]

Read More →

Survey From the City

All registered landlords should have received an email from the City, requesting input as to how the shutdown is affecting us. Please be sure to respond, as all information collected will be vital in determining the need for any assistance we and our renters could be eligible for. Here is the email with the link […]

Read More →

IMPORTANT NEWS FROM LANDLORDS OF IOWA

PROTECTING YOUR BUSINESS, YOUR RIGHTS, AND YOUR TENANTS – A LANDLORD’S GUIDE TO THE COVID-19 RESPONSE The following is provided as a community service to the members of Landlords of Iowa. This is not legal advice and is instead a general analysis of recent suspensions of Iowa’s Landlord/Tenant law due to the state’s COVID-19 response. […]

Read More →

April News

Of course, you all realize by now that we are unable to hold our April meeting. We are anxiously awaiting news as to whether we will be able to meet in May. April is Fair Housing month, and our speaker was to have been Stefanie Munsterman-Scriven, newly appointed Executive Director of the Cedar Rapids Civil […]

Read More →

March Meeting RSVP Now

There are still some seats left for our March meeting. Join us this Thursday, March 12, noon at the Longbranch. Magistrate Carrie Bryner will speak to us about landlords and tenants in small claims court. Many of us have had cases lost due to simple procedural mistakes. Find out the details that will improve your […]

Read More →

March Meeting

Your renter has not paid, and after trying to work with them, they have exhausted your patience. Your notices have been served, and today is finally the day of the court hearing to regain possession of your property. But you get to court, and something goes wrong. You end up losing your case, and the […]

Read More →