Monthly Archives: October 2016

2 October, 2016

Glendale News Press Article Features Optimum Seismic Retrofit

By | 2018-01-26T18:22:35+00:00 October 2nd, 2016|Optimum Seismic, Optimum seismic in the news|

Following the adoption of a Los Angeles ordinance requiring landlords to seismically retrofit their buildings over the next seven years, a small group of local property owners has taken the initiative to boost the safety of their own buildings ahead of the next major earthquake. While there's no retrofitting requirement on the books in Glendale, [...]

1 October, 2016

The Importance Of A Tenant Habitability Plan For Your Seismic Retrofit

By | 2018-01-26T19:03:05+00:00 October 1st, 2016|Seismic Retrofit, tenant occupied seismic retrofit|

Having your apartment building retrofitted to withstand an earthquake can seem like a major undertaking. But surprisingly, it’s not always the cost of construction that has apartment owners concerned. Quite often, it’s the Tenant Habitability Plan required by the City of Los Angeles Housing and Community Investment Department that worries people most. The City [...]