The Rent Program regularly provides workshops with comprehensive information on rent regulations in the City of Alameda. Each session includes a presentation on landlord and tenant rights and responsibilities under Rent Ordinance no. 3250, followed by an opportunity for participants to ask questions. See below for a schedule of upcoming workshops and links to register.

Recorded Workshop

Click to view a recording of the workshop presented on September 16, 2021.


Topics covered:

  • 0:00 - Welcome and Introduction
  • 0:40 - Background and General Information
  • 9:21 - Registration Requirements
  • 14:40 - Rent Increase Regulations
  • 29:03 - Termination of Tenancy Procedures
  • 43:48 - Temporary Relocation Payments
  • 47:28 - Buyout Agreements
  • 48:40 - Additional Information (including temporary tenancies, new tenancy requirements, retaliation protections, responsibilities when buying or selling rental properties)


Upcoming Workshops

Workshops are offered twice monthly on Thursdays, including both in-person and online presentations. Click on the date below to register for an upcoming workshop.