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[Florida] Smoke-free apartment living attracts Tampa renters

"When people come in they're pretty excited about it," Palermo said. In addition to the lease at Modera, there is a separate agreement that details the no smoking policy that includes visitors. "If any of our residents can't do it then their guests can
WTSP-TV Ch. 10
added Jun 13, 2014 11:23

[California] Survey finds concerns over secondhand smoke

A new survey of Tulare County tenants shows support for more protections from secondhand smoke in multi-unit housing, the Tulare County Health and Human Services Agency announced Wednesday.
Porterville (CA) Recorder
added Jun 12, 2014 17:20

How Long Does Secondhand Smoke Remain in Household Air: Analysis of PM2.5 Data From Smokers’ Homes

SHS remains in household air for a considerable period after smoking a cigarette. This information is likely to be of use in public health information campaigns and in interventions to encourage smokers to make their home smoke-free.
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 9, 2014 10:31

[Canada] White Rock residents' claim of discrimination of second-hand smoke dismissed

A B.C. Human Rights Tribunal decision has dismissed ... claimed the smoke at their subsidized White Rock residence had worsened their existing physical or mental disabilities ...Crescent Housing Society ... failed to reasonably accommodate their disabili
Vancouver (BC) Sun (ca)
added Jun 8, 2014 14:17

[Canada] Sharon MacKay v. Metropolitan Toronto Condominium Corp., 2014 ONSC 2863 (CanLII)

the condominium corporation, in all of the circumstances, did not act with sufficient dispatch and, indeed, adopted an unfortunate attitude toward the owners, who were quickly branded as complainers who had far too quickly ran off to their own lawyers.
Canadian Legal Information Institute (ca)
added Jun 6, 2014 10:07

[New York] Smoke-Free Apartment Buildings Becoming Hot Across City

The number of smoke-free listings this year appear to be on pace to surpass those figures, with 1,200 rentals, 71 condos and 34 co-ops listed in the first five months of 2014. “Smoking bans are — pardon the pun — a very hot issue now, with many buildings
added Jun 4, 2014 09:48

[Illinois] RHA Smoking Ban Goes Into Effect

Starting Saturday, those who live at Rockford Housing Authority properties will have to do the same, though some renters think this new rule goes a little too far. If Cynthia Jones wants to smoke a cigarette, she has to leave her apartment at Brewington
23 WIFR CBS (Rockford, IL)
added Jun 1, 2014 08:13

Ask Real Estate: Following the Smoke / Trail Advice on Smells, Noises and Raising the Rent

The next time you smell it, step outside your door to see if you notice anything, or call the superintendent immediately and have him try to trace it while it’s fresh. The board could hire a forensic engineer to investigate how smoke travels through apar
New York Times
added May 30, 2014 14:50

[Canada] Smoke-free condos on the rise in BC

Smoke-free Housing B.C. has been pushing for a ban on smoking in buildings for 10 years, but advocates say the concept is starting to take off with more than 100 apartment buildings now entirely smoke-free. 'Your right to smoke stops when the air hits m
CBC News (ca)
added May 30, 2014 05:54

[Canada] Court rules against condo with smoking cigar

The recent court decision means condo boards must act quickly to deal with second-hand smoke complaints.... What happened to MacKay and Cheney was probably the worst example of second-hand smoke migration ever to reach a Canadian courtroom.
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added May 30, 2014 04:34
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