Know your rights as a tenant in SF

Housing Rights Committee offers counseling on tenants rights issues in San Francisco only. If you live in another area of California or the country, try using google to find a tenants or housing rights group in your area that can help you.

If you live in San Francisco and you're having a problem (such as an illegal rent increase, evictions, roommate problems, mold and other repair issues, etc.), we'll try and help you. For information on some of the more common issues that tenants face, click the topics below. If you don't find the answers you need on this site, you can always call our hotline or drop into the office.

Counseling hours are Monday to Thursday, 1-5pm, 1663 Mission/13th, suite 504, (415) 703-8644.  

Click on the topics below for more info about various tenant issues:

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Email Counseling

At this time, we can no longer offer counseling via email. All questions should be directed to a counselor at our housing clinic by either calling 415-703-8634 or dropping in at 1663 Mission/13th, suite 504, Monday through Thursday, 1-5pm.