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Roommates/ Subletting

The laws regarding roommates in San Francisco are fairly complicated, and can confuse anyone renting an apartment in the city. It is important that tenants understand some basic facts about their tenancy in order to understand and protect their rights. TENANCY First of all, a person gains tenancy (or becomes a tenant) in an apartment…

Actived: Friday Jan 21, 2022

Detail: http://hrcsf.org/know-your-rights-as-a-tenant-in-sf/roommates-subletting/

AB 1482: CA price control and just cause

(52 years ago) Jan 01, 2020 · AB 1482: CA price control and just cause. As of January 1, 2020 and until 2030, California will have price control and just cause protections on all multi-unit buildings as well as some single family homes constructed more than 15 years ago. Below is a guide to this new law (AB 1482) and how it affects San Francisco.

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Counseling

(52 years ago) We offer free tenant rights counseling for San Francisco renters (phone numbers below) and are one of a few organizations in the city that does so for both private and subsidized housing tenants, including public housing, low-income housing and and section 8 tenants. Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, our offices are closed and all counseling…

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Staff

(52 years ago) Sarah “Fred” Sherburn-Zimmer, Executive DirectorFred has been doing housing and labor organizing for the last twenty years. Email: [email protected]hrcsf.org Maria Ixchel Zamudio (she/her), Organizing DirectorEmail: [email protected]hrcsf.org Tommi Avicolli Mecca (he/him), Counseling Program DirectorEmail: [email protected]hrcsf.org; Direct phone line: 415-703-8634 x102 Stephanie Brandon …

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Rent Board, Rent Control, Rent Board hearings & fees

(52 years ago) The landlord would have to go to Small Claims or deduct it from the yearly interest on her security deposit. The following is a chart of allowable Rent Board fees that the landlord can pass on: Tax Year Tenant Amt. 7/99 – 6/00 $16.00. 7/00 – 6/01 $16.00. 7/01 – 6/02 $16.00. 7/02 – 6/03 $21.50. 7/03 – 6/04 $21.50.

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You Still Don’t Have To Move! CA Tenant Protections & Debt ...

(52 years ago) Dec 10, 2020 · CA rent debt relief funds are available NOW for eligible tenants! You can apply directly: HousingIsKey.com or 833-430-2122 (priority for low-income tenants making below 50-80% of the area median income). Don’t give personal information to your landlord!!! Tenants in debt should apply to the state rent relief program ASAP.

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rental assistance programs

(52 years ago) Rental assistance/security deposit help for families and singles. Ayuda con la renta para familias y solteros. 415-972-1301, Monday – Friday/lunes a jueves, 9am-5pm. 490 Eddy. Rental assistance for homeless families. Ayuda con la renta para familias …

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Know your rights as an SF tenant - hrcsf.org

(52 years ago) Housing Rights Committee offers counseling on tenants rights issues in San Francisco only. If you live in another California county, try contacting Tenants Together which is a statewide organization, or search Google to find a tenants rights or housing rights group in your area.. If you live in San Francisco and you’re having a problem (such as an illegal rent increase, evictions, …

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Home [hrcsf.org]

(52 years ago) HRCSF offices are still closed due to COVID-19, please contact us for counseling by phone if you're facing eviction, harassment or need advice on your rights! HRCSF Info in Other Languages:Lenguaje EspañolРусский язык逼遷, 搬遷費, 合理原因, 火災問題 Donate Today!Contact us to get more involvedand become a member! Tenant Rights & ReliefDuring …

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Rights / Rent Relief During COVID19

(52 years ago) Oct 05, 2021 · A HANDY GUIDE TO THE RIGHTS OF SAN FRANCISCO TENANTS DURING THE COVID-19 CRISIS [Derechos de Inquilines Durante La COVID-19 (en Español) es Aquí.] Here's a guide to your rights as a tenant affected by COVID-19. This guide only applies to San Francisco tenants. If you live outside SF, contact Tenants Together. For the latest updates,…

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Tenant Resources - hrcsf.org

(52 years ago) The following are resources that may be able to help you if you have been accused of boarding and cluttering: Adult Protective Services, 875 Stevenson Street, 3rd Floor, San Francisco, CA 94103. You can call their 24-hour hotline at 415-557-5230 seven days a week for assistance, referrals and information.

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SRO issues

(52 years ago) SRO issues. By paying rent and living in an SRO room for 30 continuous days, you become a tenant and gain all rights under California law. It takes 32 days for you to gain rights under the local rent ordinance. You should ask for and keep receipts when you pay your rent. These receipts (as well as copies of bills) will help you prove your tenancy.

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Eviction, Relocation Money, Just Cause, Fire Issues

(52 years ago) If you are under rent control and being evicted without a just cause (see list below), you can fill out an Alleged Wrongful Eviction petition with the Rent Board, link is here. You can fax or drop off the petition to SF Rent Board, 25 Van Ness, suite 320, SF 94102, fax 415-252-4699. 1.

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Important Updates & HRCSF Offices Temporarily Closed in ...

(52 years ago) Mar 16, 2020 · Important Updates & HRCSF Offices Temporarily Closed in Response to COVID-19. This last week has been trying for many of us, at the Housing Rights Committee of SF the health and safety of our community is of utmost importance. Which is why we are closing our offices until further notices and doing our part to stop the spread of COVID-19.

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Section 8 Vouchers - hrcsf.org

(52 years ago) If you are a tenant with a Section 8 voucher and need assistance, come into our office at 1663 Mission St., Suite 504 to complete an intake form anytime Mon-Thurs between 1 and 5pm. (Please arrive by 4:30pm at the latest to give yourself time to complete the form.) The Section 8 program is now…

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Housing Rights Committee Staff - hrcsf.org

(52 years ago) Sarah "Fred" Sherburn-Zimmer is Executive Director of Housing Rights Committee. She has been doing housing and labor organizing for the last twenty years. Email: [email protected]hrcsf.org Tommi Avicolli Mecca, 415-703-8634 x102, is director of the counseling program. Email: [email protected]hrcsf.org Stephanie Brandon, 415-703-8634 x103, is Lead Counselor. Email: …

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Low-Income Housing

(52 years ago) People will often use the terms "HUD housing," "low-income housing" or "public housing" to refer to a wide range of government housing programs that are actually quite different from one another in areas such as funding, management, tenant's rights and administration and oversight. What all of these HUD low-income housing programs (public housing, section 8,…

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Habitability/ Repair Issues

(52 years ago) Habitability/ Repair Issues. California Civil Code Sections 1941 and 1942 define a landlord’s responsibilities for repairs. Civil Code Section 1941.1 requires landlords to provide the following: • Effective waterproofing and weather protection of the roof and outside walls; unbroken doors and windows. • Plumbing, electricity and gas ...

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Public Housing - hrcsf.org

(52 years ago) Public Housing. We are one of a few organizations in the city that does tenants rights counseling for public housing and section 8 tenants. We are committed to help you fight for your rights. If you live in in Section 8 or Public Housing, please come in to our office for intake. We can’t help over the phone until we have done an in person intake.

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Volunteer

(52 years ago) For more information, call us at 415-703-8634 and ask for Tommi or Stephanie or email us at [email protected]hrcsf.org, if you want to volunteer at the Mission office. To volunteer at the Richmond office, call 415-947-9085. Details: Like all grassroots organizations, Housing Rights Committee depends on volunteers to provide our many services available to ...

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Security Deposits

(52 years ago) Civil Code Section 1950.5 is the law governing security deposits for all units in California whether or not they are covered by rent control. Section 1950.5 does not address the law regarding payment of interest on deposits, SF Administrative Code Chapter 49 does. California Civil Code Section 1950.5 states, in part: "The total of all deposits…

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About Housing Rights Committee - hrcsf.org

(52 years ago) HOUSING RIGHTS COMMITTEE has fought for tenants rights since 1979, when a group of seniors at Old St. Mary's Church came together to organize against condo conversions displacing the elderly. Here's what we do and offer: Free counseling for San Francisco tenants in all types of housing: rent-controlled units, SROs, public housing and Section 8, serving over…

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Illegal units - hrcsf.org

(52 years ago) how to know if you live in an illegal unit One or more of the following conditions may exist if you live in an illegal unit: —You live in the garage, the basement, the attic, a warehouse or other commercial space, or an in-law apartment behind a house. —Your address includes an "A", "B", or …

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HRCSF is Hiring

(52 years ago) HRCSF is hiring for the following positions: Staff Development Director. HUD Lead Organizer. HUD Organizer. Apply now and join us! See links above for details. Deadline to apply: January 31st. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis. No phone calls or faxes please.

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los derechos de los inquilinos - hrcsf.org

(52 years ago) En San Francisco los inquilinos tienen muchos derechos bajo la ley de control de alquileres. Ésta ley tomó efecto en Junio de 1979. Todos los edificios construidos antes de Junio de 1979 están protegidos por la ley de control de alquileres. Si vive en un apartamento construido antes de 1979, Ud. tiene todos los derechos…

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逼遷, 搬遷費, 合理原因, 火災問題 - hrcsf.org

(52 years ago) 三藩市住屋權益委員會為三藩市的租客提供諮詢服務。如果你住在三藩市,並面臨住屋問題(例如非法租金上漲、逼遷、室友問題、屋內長黴菌及其他房屋修繕問題),我們將會盡力提供協助。列治文區辦公室租客諮詢服務時間為: 星期一、星期三、星期四及星期五,早上9點至中午12點 (星期二休 …

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Become a Member Today - hrcsf.org

(52 years ago) Write us at [email protected]hrcsf.org; subject: become a member, and we'll send you information! Housing Rights Committee is a Membership organization. Our members make our voice strong and help us continue our work to support renters in need. Committed members can build the tenant movement with time and regular financial contribution. A crucial part of the…

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LOS DERECHOS DE INQUILINES EN SAN FRANCISCO DURANTE LA ...

(52 years ago) GUIA PARA DERECHOS DE INQUILINOS DE SAN FRANCISCO DURANTE LA COVID-19 CRISIS Aquí está la guía para los derechos para inquilinos que han sido impactados por COVID-19. Esta guía aplica para inquilinos de San Francisco. Si vives fuera de SF, puedes contactar a Inquilinos Unidos (Tenants Together). Para las más recientes actualizaciones, puedes …

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Hours & Locations

(52 years ago) Español / Русский / 中文. MISSION OFFICE. Housing Rights Committee of San Francisco 1663 Mission St #504, San Francisco, CA 94103 415-703-8634 / fax: 415-703-8639 Hours: Mon – …

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Organizing & Direct Action Works! The Latest Victory for ...

(52 years ago) Oct 23, 2019 · Veritas Tenants Win Cancelation of All Mortgage Rent Increases After months of public pressure and protests, SF’s largest landlord drops all O&M rent increases filed…

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Response to Yat-Pang Au’s Open Letter to San Francisco

(52 years ago) Nov 14, 2019 · Our Response to Yat-Pang Au’s Open Letter to San Francisco Full response letter: Dear Yat-Pang Au, As many of our staff — and certainly all of the tenants with whom we work — are San Franciscans, we are responding to your Sunday advertisement in the San Francisco Chronicle.Our conversations so far with tenants who read the ad show that tenants …

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About Housing Rights Committee - hrcsf.org

(52 years ago) HOUSING RIGHTS COMMITTEE is a tenants rights organization that offers free counseling for San Francisco tenants in all types of housing, including rent-control, SROs, public housing and Section 8. We've been fighting for the rights of tenants since 1979 when a group of seniors at Old St. Mary's Church came together to organize against condo…

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HRCSF is Hiring

(52 years ago) Do you want to help stop DISPLACEMENT and RISING RENTS in San Francisco? Do you want to help build a diverse Housing Justice organization fighting for tenant power? HRCSF is hiring for the following positions: Staff Development Director HUD Lead Organizer HUD Organizer Apply now and join us! See links above for details. Deadline to…

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Katherin

(52 years ago) Feb 04, 2020 · hydraclubbioknikokex7njhwuahc2l67lfiz7z36md2jvopda7nchid.onion; Tenant Rights . AB 1482: CA price control and just cause; COVID19 – Rights/Relief for Tenants

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Hours & Locations

(52 years ago) Hours: Mon-Thurs, 1-5pm. Richmond Office: 4301 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94118. tel: 415-947-9085. Hours: Mon, Wed-Fri, 9am-12pm (closed Tues) HRCSF offices still closed due to COVID-19. Please contact us by phone for counseling in English, Spanish, Chinese and Russian.

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A QUICK AND EASY GUIDE TO THE RIGHTS OF SAN FRANCISCO ...

(52 years ago) Mar 23, 2020 · Here’s a quick guide to what your rights are as a tenant affected by COVID-19. NOTE: this guide only applies to San Francisco tenants. If you live outside SF, contact Tenants Together. PLEASE NOTE : For the latest updates, watch this site or call one of our counseling lines (415-703-8644 or 415-947-9085).

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40th Anniversary Gala

(52 years ago) Housing Rights Committee of San Francisco turns 40 and we are having a party! Join us for our first benefit celebration, honoring four decades of power and resilience on Thursday, September 19th 2019, 6-10pm. It will be an unforgettable evening of delicious international cuisine and drinks provided by local caterers, performances by the LionDanceMe Company,…

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News & Updates

(52 years ago) Mission Office: 1663 Mission St, Suite 504 San Francisco, CA 94103 tel: 415-703-8634 fax: 415-703-8639 Hours: Mon-Thurs, 1-5pm

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Vote June 5th! Help Tenants Get Free Lawyers to Fight ...

(52 years ago) Jun 01, 2018 · This is our voter guide for issues effecting tenants and working class San Franciscans. Vote Yes on Prop F – Right to Counsel, The measure provides legal representation for tenants facing eviction. This proposal for city funded representation reached the ballot after 20,000 signatures were collected.

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Leslie

(52 years ago) Jan 22, 2020 · Tenant Rights . AB 1482: CA price control and just cause; COVID19 – Rights/Relief for Tenants; Eviction, Relocation Money, Just Cause, Fire Issues

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Noise Issues - HOUSING RIGHTS COMMITTEE OF SAN FRANCISCO

(52 years ago) According to the Warranty of Quiet Possession, California Civil Code Section 1927, tenants have an implied right to quiet enjoyment in their rental agreement. Section 2915 of the San Francisco Police Code establishes guidelines for noise regulations: It is unlawful for any person to make, continue, cause or permit any unnecessary, excessive or offensive noise.…

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Take Action With Veritas Tenants - hrcsf.org

(52 years ago) Jan 17, 2020 · Take Action With Veritas Tenants. Katherin Friday January 17th, 2020 Featured. Veritas tenants reached out to the Castro Merchants Association, who hosted December’s Castro tree lighting with major sponsorship from Veritas Investments, conveying their disappointment with the Association’s decision to work with Veritas.

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Public Housing, HUD, Sect. 8 - hrcsf.org

(52 years ago) Public Housing, HUD, Sect. 8. We are one of a few organizations in the city that does tenants rights counseling for public housing, low-income housing and section 8 tenants. We are committed to help you fight for your rights. Low-Income Housing Tenants.

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