Rent Control in the City of San Jose

Note: The information provided herein is intended as a general summary/overview of the rent control ordinance. Please refer to the actual ordinance, Municipal Code Chapter 17.23, regarding specific questions or issues. I just attended my first class that was offered through the California Apartment Association regarding rent control in the Cities of San Jose and Los Gatos, and the number of rules and regulations that property owners, managers, and landlords must follow to be in compliance with city codes is pretty ridiculous. Now, I can understand the premise of rent control -- To … [Read more...]