1983

Laws to Turn The Heat Up Given an OK

A Board of Supervisors committee approved proposals requiring more heat in San Francisco residential hotels and setting stiffer penalties for violators.

1984

Landlord Sued Over Rent Deposits

A tenants’ rights group sues German landlord Guenter Kaussen for allegedly failing to return security deposits to dozens of former tenants of his San Francisco apartment buildings.

1984

German Landlord Sued in S.F.

Tenderloin Housing Clinic filed suit to force landlord Guenter Kaussen to fix a broken elevator that has caused hazard and tragedy at the El Cerrito Apartments.

1986

Putting the Heat On Slumlords

Tenants in San Francisco are forced to live in poor living conditions. The Tenderloin Housing Clinic helps defend these tenants rights.

1987

Memo To Sequoia Hotel Residents

Tenderloin Housing Clinic offer legal representation to former tenants of the Sequoia hotel who are interested in moving back in once the renovation is complete.