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Oakland city laws and regulations

Complying With the City of Oakland’s Smoking Pollution Control Ordinance

The City of Oakland prohibits smoking in all indoor common areas and some outdoor common areas of multi-housing units (defined as properties with two or more units) (Oakland Municipal Code Sec. 8.30.010, et seq.). This Industry Insight will explain what is considered “smoking” under the City of Oakland’s rules, where smoking is prohibited, and landlords’ rights and responsibilities under these rules.

Industry Insight paper

Alameda County laws and regulation

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The California Apartment Association’s webinar on the expiration of Alameda County’s eviction moratorium is available for on-demand viewing. The moratorium officially ended on April 29, 2023. Still, various regulations and…

Supervisors reject trio of anti-housing proposals Nearly three years after instituting California’s harshest COVID-19 eviction moratorium, the Alameda County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday voted to let the eviction restrictions…