Government Affairs Action for the Week of April 3, 2016
by David C. Stark, Public Affairs Director, Bay East Association of REALTORS®


Oakland Rent Moratorium: On Tuesday, April 5 the Oakland City Council adopted a 90-day limit on increasing rents on many residential properties in the city. It appears single family homes and condominiums are exempt from the temporary rent restrictions. 

For information about which units are subject to the moratorium and what types of rent increases may be permitted please contact Connie Taylor, Rent Adjustment Program Manager at: or (510) 238-6246