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i am currently living in a 2 bedroom apt with my sister in Los Angeles CA. the are 4 people on the lease, but just 2 people living in the apt. i cannot financially afford to keep up with my rent and i want to ask another person to live with us. my landlord has been trying to get us out of the apt, because of rent control; me and my sister are apparently paying "cheap rent" because our family has lived there for over 15 years. my land lord will not allow us to replace a tenant on the lease, even with an additional payment. do i have any options at this point?
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los angeles

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Is this a rent controlled unit?
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