Fresno launches program to address substandard housing; watch for letters from city
A CAA-supported program to help address substandard housing issues in Fresno is up and running with an online rental registry.
Beginning next week, the city of Fresno will mail letters to all rental properties within the city limits asking that they register their properties within 30 days. This can be done online at fresno.gov/rentalhousing or via a form included with the letter.
The registry is part of the Rental Housing Improvement Act, or RHIA. Mayor Lee Brand wrote the ordinance, taking into account the concerns of the California Apartment Association.
“I made a promise to the people of Fresno to dramatically improve our housing stock …