Allen/Parrish v. Hillwood Manor Apts. JV et al

Date

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Issue

Tenants filed an Illegal Entry complaint on 3/4/11 against the property owner and the property owner’s management company.

COLTA Decision

Following the 5/24/11 hearing, COLTA issued its Opinion and Order on 6/15/11 ruling that the landlord had twice entered the tenants’ apartment without providing the required advance notice and reports of entry as required by Section 6.16.140 of the Takoma Park Code. The tenants were awarded $1,600.00.

Post Decision Action(s)

Landlord filed a Petition for Judicial Review of the COLTA Opinion and Order. A Circuit Court hearing is pending.