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City Inside/Out examines proposed renters' rights laws
City Inside/Out: Renters' Rights Debate

Should landlords be able to evict their tenants without providing a reason? Seattle, Burien and Federal Way already have "good cause" laws to protect renters, and lawmakers are considering expanding these rights statewide. Seattle is also considering a wintertime eviction ban, but property owners argue it would be unconstitutional and would create hardship for both landlords and tenants. We hear from both sides.


Xochitl Maykovich, Political Director, Washington CAN!

Roger Valdez, Director, Seattle for Growth

Ginny Ferguson, Renter

Rick Glenn, Yakima Valley Landlords Association

Lindy Harvey, Property Manager

Nicole Macri, State Representative (D-43rd)

Kshama Sawant, Seattle City Council

Craig Swanson, Property Manager


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