Regulations

Regulation 17-01: Regarding the Exemption of Certain Rental Units from Rent Control (RMC 11.100.070)
Adopted: November 15, 2017

Regulation 17-02: Petitions for a Rent Adjustment and Administrative Complaints for Excess Rent
Adopted: May 24, 2017

Regulation 17-03: Regarding Rental Units Exempt from the Rent Control and Just Cause for Eviction Provisions of the Fair Rent, Just Cause for Eviction and Homeowner Protection Ordinance
Adopted: July 19, 2017

Regulation 17-04 [RESCINDED 9/20/17]: Regarding the Filing with the Board of Notices of Rent Increases and Termination of Tenancies and Enrolling Rental Units with the Board
Adopted: July 19, 2017

Regulation 17-05: Establishing the 2017 Annual General Adjustment in the amount of 3.4% for tenancies commencing prior to September 1, 2016

Adopted: June 21, 2017

Regulation 17-07: Regarding the Withdrawal of Rental Units from the Rental Market
Adopted: September 20, 2017

Regulation 17-08: Regarding Written Warning Notices to Cease before Terminating Tenancies due to a Breach of Lease or Creating Nuisance
Adopted: December 20, 2017

Regulation 17-09: Regarding the right of Landlords to raise the Rent up to The Maximum Allowable Rent level, also known as "banking" rent increases, under certain limitations

Adopted: December 20, 2017

Regulation 17-10 (Rescinding Regulation 17-04): Regarding the Filing with the Board of Notices of Rent Increases, Changes in Terms of Tenancy and Termination of Tenancies and Enrolling Rental Units with the Board
Adopted: September 20, 2017

Regulation Chapter 8 (Subchapters A and B): Regarding the Petition Process and the Hearing Procedure
Adopted: January 24, 2018 

Regulations Chapter 7: Regarding Substantive Rent Adjustment (Subchapter C: Standards for Individual Rent Ceiling Adjustments), Vacancy Rent Increase and Chapter 4: Regarding Rent Registration
Adopted: February 21, 2018 

Regulations Chapter 9: Regarding (Standards for Individual Maximum Allowable Rent Adjustments) Regulation 905 (Maintenance of Net Operating Income (MNOI) Fair Return Standard
Adopted: March 21, 2018