Yes on 21 CA Essex Property Trust Mike Schall

Will the Corporate Greed of Essex Property Trust CEO Mike Schall Destroy California?

Patrick Range McDonald News

For Essex Property Trust CEO Mike Schall, it’s all about the money — no matter who gets hurt. Slamming seniors with huge rent increases and forcing them out of their …

Yes on 21 CA Steve Maviglio No on Prop 21

Who’s Paying Controversial Flack Steve Maviglio to Kill Proposition 21?

Patrick Range McDonald News

As the battle over California’s Proposition 21 heats up, Steve Maviglio, the contentious political consultant based in Sacramento, is taking center stage as spokesman for the No on Prop 21 …

Yes on 21 CA California Apartment Association Tom Bannon

Is California Apartment Association the Most Notorious Landlord Group in the State?

Patrick Range McDonald News

For years, the California Apartment Association, the landlord lobbying powerhouse, has been one of the state’s most aggressive opponents of tenant protections. Even during the COVID-19 pandemic, the organization fought temporary safeguards …

Yes on 21 CA Stephen Schwarzman Blackstone

Modern-Day Robber Baron: The Sins of Blackstone CEO Stephen Schwarzman

Patrick Range McDonald News

As part of an ongoing series on the real estate contributors to the No on Prop 21 campaign, this investigation examines the predatory practices of Blackstone Group and its CEO, …

Yes on 21 CA Sam Zell corporate vulture

Is Billionaire Landlord Sam Zell the Quintessential Corporate Vulture?

Patrick Range McDonald News

Sam Zell, chairman of Equity Residential and Equity LifeStyle Properties, is worth $4.8 billion. He has more money than he knows what to do with. Nicknamed the “Grave Dancer,” Zell has …