Josh Dykstra

Josh has worked hard to build a business that involves multiple rental properties. He prides himself on being a responsible landlord who is responsive to his tenants’ needs and respectful of their privacy. He finds this law an affront to the goodwill he has developed with his tenants. He does not want to be the proxy enforcer for a law he objects to. 

  • May 26, 2021    |   Private Property

    Orange City, Iowa, has a rental inspection law that forces landlords and tenants to open their properties and homes to submit to intrusive inspections. This ordinance allows the government to enter the most intimate confines of tenants’ homes— including bedrooms, bathrooms, kitchens and closets—in search of housing code violations, even when landlords and tenants object.…

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