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Apartment Rent Ordinance

 Apartment Rent Ordinance
           
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Tenant Protection Ordinance

Tenant Protection Ordinance
           
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Ellis

Ellis Act Ordinance
           
  • Can a landlord evict tenants to demolish a building?
  • What rights does a tenant have if a landlord wants to remove a unit from the rental market?

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The Rental Rights and Referrals Program provides education and information to protects the rights of, and improve relations between, tenants and landlords.
The Rental Rights and Referrals Program provides education and information to protects the rights of, and improve relations between, tenants and landlords.
The Rental Rights and Referrals Program provides education and information to protects the rights of, and improve relations between, tenants and landlords.
News and Announcements
City Council Action of Apartment Rent Ordinance Items from November 14, 2017 City Council Meeting
On Tuesday, November 14, 2017, the City Council took Action on the Amendment to the Tenant Protection Ordinance (TPO), Revised Apartment Rent Ordinance (ARO) and Regulations, and Staffing Plan and Associated Fee Increase. Read on...