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Learn more about the Residential Rental Property Laws in Oakland. Below you will find general information sheets covering local and state rules and regulations. To learn more, please also visit the Housing Laws and Regulations section found under Topics.

Rent Levels and Rent Regulation

Checklist for New Renters

Landlord's and Tenant's Rights and Responsibilities

Tenant Move Out Agreement Ordinance

Landlord's Right to Enter and Tenant's Right to Privacy

Just Cause for Eviction

Measure Y Info Sheet

Local Resources for Landlords and Tenants

For more information, please contact the Rent Adjustment Program at (510) 238-3721 or visit an Analyst at 250 Frank Ogawa Plaza, Suite 6301 during the following hours.

Mon: 9:30 am to 1:00 pm

Tues through Thurs: 9:30 am to 4:30 pm