Except as provided hereinafter, from and after April 1, 1987, the rent payable for use or occupancy of any rental unit shall not be increased more than five percent (5%) per annum and shall not be increased more than once in any twelve (12) month period.

Any rent increase or combination of increases occurring after July 1, 1979, and prior to the effective date of this ordinance, which taken together exceeds an aggregate of seven percent (7%) per annum, shall be subject to review as hereinafter provided.

Following are questions regarding Rent Control in Hayward:

RESIDENTIAL RENT CONTROL

MOBILE HOME RENT CONTROL

For detailed Residential Rent Stabilization Ordinance, please check here!