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Code Connection Newsletter

Code-Connection-newsitem2Here you’ll find current and past issues of Code Connection, the Multiple Housing Program newsletter.

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March 2020 Code Connection Newsletter
Articles: Exterior and landscaping cleanups, Tips for Tier 1 property owners/managers to maintain your service level, Heat pump water heater rebates, Reduce fire risks from barbecues, Great American Litter Pickup Event


October 2019 Code Connection Newsletter
Articles: Get a Big Rebate on a Heat Pump Water Heater, Housing Payment Equality Ordinance, Helping a Veteran Can Help your Bottom Line, You're Saving Money with San José Clean Energy.

February 2019 Code Connection Newsletter
Articles: Multifamily Buildings 50,000+ sf Required to Report Energy and Water Use by May 1, 2019, Apartment Owners Renting to Homeless Veterans May Be Eligible for Renovation Funds, Landscape Rebates Available, Home Safety: Protect Your Family from Fires and Hazards Brochure


November 2018 Code Connection Newsletter

Articles: Tier 1 Self-Certification Just Got Easier, 'Tis the Season to Check the Furnace, Remodeling with Recessed Lights? Be Aware of New Requirements, Projects That Need a Building Permit.


November 2017 Code Connection Newsletter
Articles: Making a Property Improvement? You May Need a Building Permit, Request Services with San José 311, Making your property safe for an earthquake can be expensive - You may be eligible for a loan to help with earthquake retrofits, Multiple Housing Program: Service Level Tier 1

January 2017 Code Connection Newsletter
Articles: Have This Conversation Before You Make a Property Improvement, Assembly Bill 551 Lays Out New Landlord and Tenant Responsibilities for Bed Bugs, Affidavit For Alarm Installation Enables Self-Certification for Certain Minor Projects, A Little Research Goes a Long Way for Buyers of Multifamily Properties.


November 2016 Code Connection Newsletter
Articles: Cooler Weather Means Turning Up the Heat, More Fall Maintenance Tips, Multiple Housing Program Service Level Tier 1: Property Owners/Manager Responsibilities

August 2016 Code Connection Newsletter
Articles: Save Your Pipes By Promoting "From the Pan to the Can," Control Mosquitoes in Your Courtyard and Grounds, Notify Tenants Before Applying Pesticides, Know Your Legal Obligations Regarding Mold

June 2016 Code Connection Newsletter
Articles: Reduce Fire Risks From Barbecues, Check Pool Enclosure Gates and Fences Regularly to Protect Children Accidents, July 4 Events in Santa Clara County

April 2016 Code Connection Newsletter
Articles: Water Heater Replacements, PACE Financing, 10-year Battery Rule and Other New Rules for Smoke Detectors, New Code Rules from Sacramento

January 2016 Code Connection Newsletter
Articles: Carbon Monoxide Alarm Requirements, How to Get a Tow Permit


November 2015 Code Connection Newsletter
Articles: Properly Maintain Your Decks and Balconies, Get a Timely Final Inspection, PACE Financing, Online Permits for Multi-Family Properties

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