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Mountain View looks to extend relocation assistance to mobile home renters

Original post made on Mar 4, 2022

For years, families renting mobile homes in Mountain View have missed out on protections afforded to those living in apartments and other multifamily units, including relocation assistance when they get evicted.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Thursday, March 3, 2022, 1:08 PM

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Posted by Steven Nelson
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Mar 4, 2022 at 10:35 am

Steven Nelson is a registered user.

Good (but the EPC is just a standing advisory committee to the City Council). So, step 1.

I do not see any reason at all to not have a Means Test for this public benefit. The limits on means now seem generous enough (IMO!).

Enforcement - I hope this does not become a slippery slope. It is my understanding that some landlords illegally try 'to game' the current restrictions on re-renting, major-maintenance, etc. I am sure there are plenty of 'stories' on this (First Person please), but can anyone cite a City Administrative decision to actually impose a fine ($,$$$) on a landlord who has been found 'in violation' of the current law? And where there is gov. documentation of the fine Actually Being Paid?


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