Project Sentinel, under contract with the City of Mountain View, is looking for attorneys with Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) experience to add to the panel of hearing officers adjudicating rent petitions pursuant to the Community Stabilization and Fair Rent Act (CSFRA). Hearing officers will hear rent petitions filed by landlords and tenants and render written decisions.
If you are interested, please complete the Request for Qualifications (RFQ), which can be downloaded here and submit the RFQ to Project Sentinel, the designated administrator of the panel. Please send your completed proposal ASAP via email or mail/hand delivery to:
Attn: CSFRA Program
1490 El Camino Real,
Santa Clara, CA, 95050
The Rental Housing Committee has adopted new noticing requirements for covered rental units. At the start of a new tenancy and with each notice of increase of rent, landlords are required to distribute a CSFRA Information Sheet to tenants that describes the CSFRA and provides information for the Mountain View Rental Housing Helpline. The Information Sheet can be downloaded here.
To facilitate proper implementation of the Community Stabilization and Fair Rent Act the Rental Housing Committee request that property owners/managers of residential multi-family rental units located within the City of Mountain View complete the registration form online at mvrent.mountainview.gov.
Owners/ Mangers can:
The City of Mountain View implements the Community Stabilization and Fair Rent Act (CSFRA), a voter approved measure (Measure V, 2016), to stabilize the community by reducing rental housing turnover in certain rental units. Program staff work with tenants and landlords to achieve the three main goals of the CSFRA:
The full text of the CSFRA can be downloaded here
Most multi-family rental properties built before December 23, 2016 are either fully or partially covered by the CSFRA.
Both rent stabilization and
If you like to check if your multi-family apartment complex is built before 1995, please click here.
RHC Meetings will be held on the following Mondays at 7:00 p.m. at City Hall:
| February 11, 2019 | March 4, 2019 | March 25, 2019 |
City Hall, 2nd Floor
500 Castro St.
Mountain View, CA 94041
View the full 2019 RHC meeting schedule here. Meeting dates and location are subject to change.
Agendas will be posted at least 72 hours in advance
(You may also view the Current Agenda on the bulletin board by the front doors of City Hall at 500 Castro Street.)