Come to Our First Tenant/Landlord Resource Forum!

2018-04-18T19:22:09+00:00 Categories: News, Resources, Rights|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Lower Polk Community Benefit District and the Lower Polk Tenant Landlord Clinic are proud to announce the first LPTLC tenant/landlord Resource Forum on May 7th at 6:30pm! It will be held at 1167 Sutter Street. We will have a panel of speakers from each partner organization explaining their services. Whether you are a tenant [...]

¡Un propietario debe tener una causa justa para desalojarlo!

2018-02-20T21:18:19+00:00 Categories: News, Resources, Rights|Tags: , , , , , |

Para poder desalojar a un inquilino de la unidad que está cubierta por la Ordenanza de Arrendamiento, un propietario debe tener razón de "causa justa" que sea el motivo dominante para demandar el desalojo. Existen 15 razones de causas justas para desalojo bajo la Sección 37.9(a) de la Ordenanza. Las más comunes son: La [...]

Your landlord has to have a good reason to evict you.

2018-02-20T20:45:19+00:00 Categories: News, Resources, Rights|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Many people do not realize that San Francisco is a "just cause eviction" city. That means that in order to evict a tenant from a rental unit covered by the Rent Ordinance, a landlord must have a "just cause" reason that is the dominant motive for pursuing the eviction. There are 15 just cause [...]

Know your rights: bedbug treatment is generally a landlord’s responsibility

2018-01-30T07:54:01+00:00 Categories: News, Rights|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Bedbugs are not just gross, they are a major problem in rental units here in San Francisco. As a tenant, you have the right to a rental unit that is free from pests and vermin, including bedbugs. This has long been the law. Recently, California made the law even stronger with the passage of [...]