Bay Area rent control measures getting mixed results on Nov 8 Election

Measures initiated by citizens to establish rent control programs appeared headed for victory in Richmond and Mountain View but were losing in Alameda, San Mateo...

Union City: Rent and Tenant Taskforce

About the Taskforce The City of Union City has a 15-member Rent and Tenant Taskforce that was formed on September 13, 2016 with the primary...

RISE response to Fremont city staff report on rent control

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Fremont City Council takes first step toward possible rent control, just-cause evictions

In what could be a first step toward resolving the city’s housing crisis, Fremont City Council directed staff Tuesday to research possible but controversial remedies...

No rent cap for Redwood City: City Council prefers less controversial options to address housing crisis

A controversial proposal to rein in astronomical rent increases in Redwood City fell flat Monday night after the City Council unanimously opted to focus on...

Burlingame rent control moves to November ballot: Council unanimously approves measure

Burlingame residents will decide whether to establish rent control and other tenant protections on the upcoming November ballot, under a decision by the City Council....

Have to file “fair return petition” if you want to increase 5% more

Messages from San Jose Housing Department: September 2, 2016 Dear Partners: Thank you for your engagement and interest in the Apartment Rent Ordinance (ARO) process...

Council member split in support measure V or W. The measure W is the landlord friendlier one.

Rent control measures split council candidates City’s first forum lets voters size up the eight contenders for four seats by Kevin Forestieri / Mountain View...

East Palo Alto Rent Control

East Palo Alto residents will see three measures placed by the City Council on the November 8, 2016 ballot.  Two of the measures are directly...

There will be two initiatives on Nov 8 election on establish of Rent Control

Mtn. View voters to consider dueling rent-control measures Details Published: 17 August 2016 Written by Bruce Barton – Staff Writer/bruceb@latc.com Mountain View voters will be...