Category: Rent Control

Rent Control California: Vote Yes on Proposition 21 Rent Control Expansion

Rent control laws limit how much landlords can increase rent from year to year. California recently enacted a law limiting the percentage increase, but this did not apply to certain residential rentals. In less than three weeks, California voters are set to decide on Proposition 21. The proposition changes statewide rent control policy to the… Read more »

Protecting Your Tenancy from Rent Increases

If you have rent control your landlord can’t give you a rent increase above two or three percent a year right? Not exactly. Enter Rent Board Rules and Regulations Section 1.21 . Section 1.21 allows a landlord to raise a tenant’s rent to market rate where the tenant no longer uses their home as their… Read more »