Newport Beach Housing Company Sued for Negligence in Deadly Redwood City Fire

July 19, 2013
OC Weekly

A Newport Beach affordable housing company (oxymoron?) is being sued for negligence by a couple who were among 100 people evacuated from a Redwood City apartment complex where a fire earlier this month killed a 48-year-old man.

KDF Hallmark allegedly failed "to properly inspect, maintain and safeguard the property from a foreseeable unit fire," according to the complaint filed in San Mateo Superior Court by Jorge and Juanita Chavez, who lived on the second floor of the 72-unit Hallmark House Apartments in Redwood City... (To read the entire article, please click HERE)