Monthly Archives: July 2012

Braving a Gas Disaster

Braving a Gas DisasterBy: Nicholas A. Dunlap, CPM So after the ordeal I described last week, we are finally back online with gas to all apartments.  And what an experience or ordeal that was.  There is a first time for everything and let me just say that I hope it was also the last.  Through […]

Held Hostage By the Gas Company

Held Hostage By the Gas CompanyBy: Nicholas A. Dunlap, CPMOne of the great things about large utility companies such as So Cal Gas Company, So Cal Edison and AT&T is that there are so many layers of bureaucracy and so many levels of middle-management, that it is actual possible for lower-level employees and otherwise unqualified […]

I Go, You Go, L.U.G.O

I Go, You Go, L.U.G.O By: Nicholas A. Dunlap, CPM So just what is a loud or unruly gathering (LUGO)? Well, it depends on the Newport Beachpolice officer who reports to the scene and decides that you should not be detained, arrested or cited for your conduct, but that you as a tenant and your […]

Interviewed by Commercial Property Executive; Click to Read

Recently I was interviewed by Commercial Property Executive to discuss sub-metering, water rates and how to combat the constantly increasing utility expenses incurred by property owners.  Click here to read the article.