Marin Just Cause Ordinances by Jurisdiction

CITYCODEEXCLUSIONS/LIMITSOTHER
BELVEDERENONE
CORTE MADERANONE
FAIRFAXFairfax Code 5.54 (03/07/2019)Causes required to terminate tenancy:
• Failure to Pay Rent;
• Breach of Rental Contract;
• Tenant Illegal Activities;
• Threat of Violent Crime;
• Nuisance Behavior

Domestic violence or assault against tenant cannot be basis for termination of tenancy

Exceptions:
•Does not apply to subsidized housing or junior accessory dwelling in owner's house;
• Does not apply to tenants who work for landlords.
No Fault Terminations:
• Landlord removes unit from rental market
• Landlord will move into dwelling unit
• Substantial rehabilitation for health and safety
• Can negotiate a buy-out agreement
LARKSPURNONE
MILL VALLEYNONE
NOVATONONE
ROSSNONE
SAN RAFAELSan Rafael Code 10.105 (07/18/2019)"Causes required to terminate tenancy:
• Failure to Pay Rent;
• Breach of Rental Contract;
• Tenant Illegal Activities;
• Threat of Violent Crime;
• Nuisance Behavior
• Domestic violence or assault against tenant cannot be basis for termination of tenancy

Exceptions:
•Does not apply to subsidized housing or accessory dwelling
• Does not apply to tenants who work for landlords
• Does not apply to dwellings occupied by owner’s family members
"
"No Fault Terminations:
• Landlord removes unit from rental market
• Landlord will move into dwelling unit
• Substantial rehabilitation for health and safety
• Tenants' refusal to execute lease
"
SAUSALITONONE
SAN ANSELMONONE
TIBURONNONE
MARIN COUNTY (UNINCORPORATED)Marin Code 5.100 (12/18/2018)Causes required to terminate tenancy:
• Failure to Pay Rent;
• Breach of Rental Contract;
• Tenant Illegal Activities;
• Threat of Violent Crime;
• Nuisance Behavior

Domestic violence or assault against tenant cannot be basis for termination of tenancy

Exceptions:
• Only applies to property that contains 3 or more units;
• Does not apply to subsidized housing or accessory dwelling;
• Does not apply to tenants who work for landlords.
No Fault Terminations:
• Landlord removes unit from rental market
• Landlord will move into dwelling unit
• Substantial rehabilitation for health and safety
• Can negotiate a buy-out agreement