COVID-19 EMERGENCY PROTECTIONS

Whether you are a tenant or a landlord, we’re here to help your find the resources you need. Click “For Tenants” to learn more about local, state, and federal laws and moratoriums in place to protect commercial and residential tenants from eviction. Click “For Property Owners” to learn more about protecting your property from foreclosure.

Information for Tenants
Information for Property Owners

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and Rental Property Owners

Learn More about Our Services and How We Can Help

You can reach our skilled counselors Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at
(800) 593-8222 or via email at rent@dcba.lacounty.gov.

HOUSING & TENANT PROTECTION WEBINARS

Learn more about your rights as a tenant or a landlord from DCBA’s Tenant Protection Experts. Click here for a list of upcoming and archived webinars.

CALIFORNIA RENT RELIEF PROGRAM

AB 2179 extended state protections through June 30 only for people who applied for the California COVID‐19 Rent Relief program. For information or to check application status, landlords and renters can call (833) 430‐2122 or click:

RENTAL HOUSING OVERSIGHT COMMISSION

The Rental Housing Oversight Commission protects tenants from rent increases that are inconsistent with County Code and ensures landlords and mobilehome park owners receive a fair return on rents.

LEGAL ASSISTANCE FOR COMMERCIAL TENANTS

Bet Tzedek and LA Represents help small business owners in Los Angeles find free legal resources to address COVID-19 related problems. Learn more about services and eligibility requirements here.

FREE LEGAL SERVICES FOR TENANTS FACING EVICTION

L.A. County Board of Supervisors recently launched Stay Housed L.A. County, a program offering free legal services to tenants facing eviction. The new program provides resources for L.A. County residents experiencing economic hardship amid the COVID-19 crisis to get legal and other assistance to stay in their homes.

DCBA Stories: Getting a Small Landlord a Bit of Relief

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DCBA Stories is an ongoing series of articles showcasing the many ways the staff of the Department of Consumer and Business Affairs answer the call to help the people of Los Angeles County. The Department of Consumer and Business Affairs has a long history of helping tenants and landlords resolve their issues. A local property…

Los Angeles County Treasurer and Tax Collector and Director of Department of Consumer and Business Affairs advise landlords of potential relief from impact of County Tenant Protections

Los Angeles County Treasurer and Tax Collector and Director of Department of Consumer and Business Affairs advise landlords of potential relief from impact of County Tenant Protections 1024 683 Consumer & Business

Si desea obtener información adicional sobre este aviso o si necesita la información traducida en español, por favor llame al 1(213) 974-2111 entre las 8:00 a.m. y 5:00 p.m. Tiempo Pacífico, de lunes a viernes, excluyendo los días festivos del Condado de Los Ángeles. Keith Knox, Los Angeles County Treasurer and Tax Collector, and Rafael…

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Landlords Affected by COVID-19 Can Seek Property Tax Relief

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Are you a landlord impacted by the tenant protections? On March 15, 2022, the L.A. County Board of Supervisors passed a motion by Supervisors Kathryn Barger and Janice Hahn to cancel property tax penalties, interest, costs, and fees for property owners that have been negatively affected by the eviction moratorium passed by the Board as…

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