Resources for Small Businesses and Artists

2020-04-03T06:29:59+00:00Categories: All, COVID-19, Eviction, Merchants, Resources, Rights|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

We have reproduced this newsletter from Supervisor Aaron Peskin's Office in its entirely. The original is here: https://bit.ly/2WXjGtH It’s no secret by now that small businesses are the beating hearts of our neighborhoods. That’s why over the past few years, my office has gone the extra mile to protect them against all odds. I’ve budgeted [...]

Additional COVID-19 Resources

2020-04-03T06:30:11+00:00Categories: All, COVID-19, Merchants, News, Resources, Rights|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The below is a slightly redacted version of the District 3 newsletter that went out on March 22, 2020. It contains much useful information for people living in District 3, as well as for people living in other parts of San Francisco. The original is here, and we are re-posting this for the benefit [...]

Information For SF Small Merchants Who Are Facing Eviction

2020-04-03T06:30:17+00:00Categories: All, COVID-19, Merchants, News, Resources, Rights|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This post contains information from the Mayor's Fourth Supplemental Proclamation of a Local Emergency and concerns commercial evictions. If you are a small merchant and are facing eviction, you are urged to contact us at [email protected] We have bolded sections that may be of interest, but nothing on this page should be construed as legal [...]

Guidance for SF Tenants Who Are Facing COVID-Related Eviction

2020-04-03T06:30:23+00:00Categories: All, COVID-19, News, Resources, Rights|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

EDIT 3/27/2020: most recent MOHCD guidance: https://drive.google.com/file/d/12L-T9vMr1WFv4lX6S9_V-vqasjbI91Gw/view?usp=sharing EDIT 3/27/2020: most recent Order from Mayor Breed: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1lfMZ5eG4ZuahamX0AcXjnZ8leeM9MLck/view?usp=sharing The below should be helpful for tenants and service providers. Moratorium on most all residential evictions On March 23, 2020, Mayor Breed ordered that no landlord may attempt to recover possession of a residential unit unless due to violence, [...]

COVID-19 Protections for Residential and Commercial Tenants

2020-04-03T06:30:30+00:00Categories: All, COVID-19, Merchants, News, Resources, Rights|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Risk for COVID-19 is not related in any way to any racial, ethnic, or cultural groups. The City of San Francisco will not tolerate any instances of xenophobia or racism. If you feel you are being discriminated against, please contact the Human Rights Commission by email at [email protected] Due to COVID-19, there are increasing [...]

¡Un propietario debe tener una causa justa para desalojarlo!

2020-04-03T06:31:22+00:00Categories: All, Eviction, 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.

2020-04-03T06:31:33+00:00Categories: All, Eviction, 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 [...]

New tenant landlord / landlord tenant laws 2018

2020-04-03T06:31:47+00:00Categories: All, Eviction, News, Resources, Rights|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

"There are new California laws in 2018 that impact landlords across the state. We wanted to give you an overview of the new laws and provide resources so you can easily comply with each new law. "According to the California Apartment Association (CAA), there are five new laws effective January 1st 2018 on the [...]

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

2020-04-03T06:31:58+00:00Categories: All, 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 [...]