Legal Analysis

Tenant Eviction Act: New California Rent and Eviction Control Protections

December 13, 2019

Authors: Peter C. Catalanotti, Jenny Jin

Effective January 1, 2020, the California Tenant Protection Act (AB 1482), which affects an estimated 2.4 million rental units in the state, will extend rent control and eviction control protections to certain qualifying rental units statewide. However, this new law will not override the more restrictive rent control laws already in place in San Francisco and certain other cities and counties in California.

To prepare California landlords and property owners for compliance with the new regulations, Wilson Elser’s Peter Catalanotti (Partner-San Francisco) and Jenny Jin (Of Counsel-San Francisco) offer a comprehensive overview of the statute.

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