Marin Mandatory Mediation Ordinances by Jurisdiction

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Fairfax Code 5.55 (05/01/2019)
"If rent is increased more than 5 percent in a 12-month period, either landlord or tenant may request mediation within 10 days from rent increase notice. If requested, you must participate in Good Faith. If not, rent can be increased or vice versa.

• Does not apply to Section 8 subsidized housing
• Only applies to units with separate bathroom, kitchen, and living areas
• Also applies to commercial units in which people reside
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SAN RAFAELSan Rafael Code 10.100 (07/18/2019)"If rent is increased more than 5 percent in a 12-month period, either landlord or tenant may request mediation within 10 days from rent increase notice. If requested, you must participate in Good Faith. If not, rent can be increased or vice versa.

• Does not apply to Section 8 subsidized housing"
• Landlord must provide notice of tenant rights and how to request mediation service
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MARIN COUNTY (UNINCORPORATED)Marin Code 5.95
(12/12/17) Amended (09/28/2018)
If rent is increased more than 5 percent in a 12-month period, either landlord or tenant may request mediation. If requested, you must participate in Good Faith.

• Does not apply to Section 8 subsidized housing

• Anti-harassment – the landlord may not harass the tenant
• Landlord must provide notice of tenant rights and how to request mediation service