Housing Services

Housing Services


The health and safety of our community is our highest priority and we request your cooperation. Community Development staff are working remotely. Housing staff will continue to respond by email and phone. We recommend anyone seeking City services to review the current Health Order and FAQs.




Are you at risk of losing your home due to the COVID-19 pandemic?
San Leandro residents may be eligible for financial assistance to pay rent.

The San Leandro Emergency Rental Assistance Program will provide rental assistance payments for up to three months on behalf of qualifying San Leandro renters who have lost income due to COVID-19 and meet federal low-income requirements. The program is being funded with $451,972 in one-time Community Development Block Grant-Coronavirus (CDBG-CV) funds. The application period opens on September 8, 2020 and will close on September 30, 2020.

If you have questions about the Rental Assistance Program, please call:  510-422-5669

 To read more about the APPLICATION PROCESS, please click HERE

To APPLY ONLINE, please click HERE

Click HERE to read the San Leandro Rental Assistance Program Press Release

Click HERE for the Program Guidelines describing the application process

Click HERE to download a copy of the application if you prefer to apply by mail

If you have questions or need assistance, please call:  510-422-5669



San Leandro Eviction Moratorium Information

Click HERE for the Urgency Ordinance for a Temporary Moratorium on Evictions

Click HERE   for the Eviction Moratorium FAQs

Click HERE for the Notification to Property Management for Non-Payment of Rent Due to COVID-19 Form

The Housing Services Division administers the City's federal Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Program for use in housing and community development projects that serve primarily low-income persons. In addition, the Housing Services Division also administers the federal HOME Program, and the Inclusionary Housing Program. The division also provides staff support for the City's Rent Review Board.

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