Things to Know in the South End Today, May 16: Seminar for Landlords on New Boston Rules


1. Weather: The National Weather Service is predicting a sunny day, with a high near 78 degrees.

2. For the Landlords: Since Boston passed an update to its rules regulating rentals, you as a landlord have a host of new responsibilities, including registration of private rental units and inspection of all non-exempt rental units every 5 years. The city is hosting a special session tonight at 6 p.m. to review the process, fees, dates and other important information for landlords to know. The meeting will be held at the Inspectional Services Department —City of Boston 1010 Massachusetts Ave. (5th Fl.) An RSVP is required. See here for more information. 

3. South End Flea Market: Put it on your calendars – the Claremont Neighborhood Association is having their 23rd annual Flea Market and Street Fair on Saturday, June 2, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wellington Street. The Street Fair includes antiques, collectibles, jewelry, art, and household goods for sale, a raffle for prizes from local merchants, face painting and balloons for children, food, and live music. All are invited and admission is free! See here for more information

4. One Fund Goes 501(c): The One Fund has been officially approved by the IRS as a charity fund, meaning all donations are tax deductible. Victims of the bombing have until June 15th to submit a claim to benefit from the funds. See here for more information. 

5. One Fund Benefit: Jerry Remy’s Sports Bar & Grill, with support from the New England cycling community hosts a benefit for The One Fund Boston tonight at 6 p.m., with a full buffet dinner for guests, and 10 percent of cash bar proceeds will go directly to The One Fund Boston. There will be live music from Sweet Tooth & the Sugarbabies and raffles. Cost is $ 20-$ 100. See here for more information.  

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