After facing aggressive opposition from CAA, a  measure to impose rent control and just-cause eviction policies in San Mateo has failed passage at the ballot box.

Ballots cast to approve Measure Q garnered just 39 percent of the vote. Rent control measures also failed in Alameda and Burlingame, although they passed in Mountain View and Richmond.

By defeating Measure Q, CAA has protected San Mateo’s rental housing industry from rent control tied to inflation on …

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