Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
CitiApartments
Penalty: 
$1,000,000
Year: 
2011
Date: 
March 30, 2011
Offense Group: 
consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: 
housing code violation
Violation Description: 

CitiApartments agreed to pay a settlement in the range of $1 million to $10 million to end a lawsuit alleging it harassed its tenants to vacate apartments that were then renovated to house new tenants at much higher rates. The civil penalties were dependent on the defendant's financial condition over the following years.

Level of Government: 
local
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
San Francisco (CA) City Attorney
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Private Lawsuit Resolution Type: 
settlement
Facility State: 
California
Facility County: 
San Francisco
Facility City: 
San Francisco
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Parent company note: 
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