Solar electric leases are becoming increasingly popular with California homeowners. From 2010-2013, residential solar electric production in California nearly tripled, from around 20 megawatts to almost 60 megawatts. At the same time, the percentage of electricity generated under solar leases (residential solar electric systems leased from solar electric lease firms, not owned … [Read more...] about Residential solar electric leases—low-budget option, or costly surprise?
Commercial Leases Are Different; Make No Assumptions. A prudent prospective tenant should review a lease carefully to determine whether its business needs will be met. As California law grants certain rights to residential tenants not given to commercial tenants, it is important for a commercial tenant to recognize those differences in order to assess the terms of the … [Read more...] about A Primer on Commercial Leases for New (or Not So New) Commercial Tenants