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Rent Stabilization Board
The Rent Stabilization Board is organized according to city ordinance as approved by the voters. The Rent Stabilization Board is responsible for carrying out the provisions of the Rent Stabilization Ordinance including:
  • Protecting residential tenants in the city from unreasonable rent increases by discouraging speculation in rental property and stabilizing rent increases
  • Protecting tenants from arbitrary, discriminatory, or retaliatory evictions
  • Assuring landlords both a fair return and rental income sufficient to cover costs of maintenance and operating expenses, as well as, the costs of capital improvements to their rental properties.

  • Second and fourth Wednesday

Agendas & Minutes
Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval. 
Most Recent AgendaView All Agendas and MinutesView Archived Agenda | View Archived Minutes

  • Number of Members: 7
  • Number of Alternates: 1

Patricia Garcia
Sonja Spencer (Chair)
Goolrukh Vakil
Maureen Larsson
Midge Dorn
Gemma Barcelo (Alternate) 
Shyree Randolph
William Webster

2415 University Ave.
East Palo Alto, CA 94303

Ph: 650-853-3100
Fx: 650-853-3115

Monday - Friday
8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

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