Richmond Rent Program

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Effective December 30, 2016

  • Measure L: The Richmond Fair Rent, Just Cause for Eviction, and Homeowner Protection Ordinance 
  • Eviction protections apply to most rental units in the City of Richmond
  • The vast majority of multi-unit rental properties (including duplexes) constructed before 1995 in the City of Richmond are subject to rent control
    • Rents for rent-controlled units must reset to the “base rent”, or the rent paid on July 21, 2015 (or the first date that rent was paid after this date)
    • The Maximum Allowable Rent is equal to the base rent, plus all applicable Annual General Adjustment rent increases
    • Any excess rent paid in excess of the Maximum Allowable Rent following December 30, 2016, MUST be refunded to the Tenant in the form of a Cashier's check. Proof must be submitted using the online "Proof of Excess Rent Refund" form. See Regulation 17-05 for detail.
    • Visit the Rent Increase page for more information

News & Events


Eviction 101 in Richmond - Community Workshops



These workshops are designed for landlords and tenants who would like to learn more about Rent Program rules and regulations.

Topics for discussion include:
-“Just Cause” for eviction and relocation requirements
-Termination of tenancy notice requirements
-Unlawful detainer (eviction) process

Temas en el taller incluirán:
-"Causa Justa" para desalojo y requisitos para mudanza
-Requisitos para aviso sobre terminación de arrendamiento
-Proceso de retención ilicita de vivienda (desalojo)

Space is limited - RSVP today: https://rentprogram.eventbrite.com

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Rent Workshop March and April 2018 Final Spanish Flyer 3.7.18 (resized)

Temas en el taller incluirán:

  • "Causa Justa" para desalojo y requisitos para mudanza
  • Requisitos para aviso sobre terminación de arrendamiento
  • Proceso de retención ilicita de vivienda (desalojo)

Temas en el taller incluirán:

  • "Causa Justa" para desalojo y requisitos para mudanza
  • Requisitos para aviso sobre terminación de arrendamiento
  • Proceso de retención ilicita de vivienda (desalojo)


Contact Us


440 Civic Center Plaza
2nd Floor 
Richmond, CA 94804
Monday - Friday
9:00 am -12:00 pm
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

www.richmondrent.org
rent@ci.richmond.ca.us
510-234-RENT (7368) 
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