Are you a landlord in the City of Hayward?
The City of Hayward adopted a new Residential Rent Stabilization and Tenant Protection Ordinance (RRSO) on Tuesday, June 25, 2019. The new RRSO establishes a rent increase threshold of five percent (5%) annually and creates a process for evaluating rent increases above 5%. Additionally, the new ordinance includes provisions that:
Provides landlords with a landlord petition process for rent increases greater than 5% for: 1) Capital Improvement and 2) Fair Return
Require landlords to file rent increase and termination of tenancy (eviction) notices with the City of Hayward
Sets specific guidelines and reasons as to when a landlord can lawfully evict a tenant
The Ordinance will be effective on July 25, 2019.
The City is hosting two, free, educational seminars for landlords presented by Project Sentinel on the dates below. The City is hosting two, free educational seminars for landlords presented by Project Sentinel on the dates below. To sign-up, click on the green “register” button.
Wednesday, July 31, 2019 from 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Thursday, August 8, 2019 from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
These educational seminars will provide an overview and help landlords understand their rights and responsibilities under the new ordinance.
Translation services will be provided. Seating is limited, RSVP today.