Service Name: CITY OF SACRAMENTO COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT - TENANT PROTECTION PROGRAM

Organization Name: CITY OF SACRAMENTO COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT

Location

Location Name: CITY OF SACRAMENTO COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

  • Accessibility: Fully ADA Accessible, designated parking spaces.
  • Physical Address: 300 Richards Boulevard, 3rd Floor, Sacramento, CA, 95811
  • Mailing Address: 300 Richards Boulevard, 3rd Floor, Sacramento, CA, 95811
  • Description: The Tenant Protection Program assists residential tenants and landlords with questions about annual rent increase limits and protections for unjustified evictions, facilitating a fair rate of return or pre-eviction hearings, and administering and enforcing City code.

    THREE PRIMARY PROGRAM COMPONENTS

    Rental Property Registration and Program Fees:
    • Landlords must annually register rental units subject to code.
    • Landlords must pay an annual Tenant Protection Program fee of $20 per unit.
    • Registration information and program fee invoices are mailed directly to landlords.
    Maximum Rate Increase Limit:
    • Rental rate increase cannot exceed 5% plus the change in the CPI.
    • Maximum rental rate increase is updated annually on July 1 and the current maximum rate increase is 6%.
    • Rental rate cannot be increased more than once every 12 months and applies to all tenants regardless of how long they have resided in the unit.
    • Landlord can petition City for hearing examiner to review an increase rent above the maximum. Must provide documentation to justify request.
    Eviction Protections
    • Landlord must offer to renew rental housing agreement if tenant has resided in unit for more than 12 months plus one day.
    • Evictions are prohibited without just cause once tenant has resided in rental unit for more than 12 month

    Tenant Delay of Rent Payment - COVID-19
    Tenant Protection and Relief Act Ordinance


    See attachment for additional information.
  • Website: https://www.cityofsacramento.org/Community-Development/Code-Compliance/Tenant-Protection-Program
  • Email: tpp@cityofsacramento.org
  • Phone(s): (916) 808-8121
  • Hours: Monday through Friday 8 am - 5 pm
  • Eligibility: Renters in the City of Sacramento ONLY. Does not include unincorporated Sacramento County.
  • Requirements: Call for details.
  • Areas Served:
    • Sacramento Sacramento United States
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