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Request to Determine Tenant Protected Status

An owner who is selling a property may request that a tenant state on this form whether the tenant will claim protected status if the landlord’s successor seeks to owner occupy the property.

Owner’s Request for Tenant to State Protected Statu

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Owner’s Petition to Contest Tenant’s Protected Status

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Tenants must complete the Owner’s Request for Tenant to State Protected Status form and return it to the landlord within 15 calendar days of service of the request.

Owners may contest a tenant's request using the Owner’s Petition to Contest Tenant’s Protected Status under the Just Cause Ordinance.