Tenant Advocacy Project

Information for Tenants

Landlord Issues We Can Assist With

  • Rent disputes
  • Housing conditions/repairs
  • Income recertifications
  • Subsidy terminations
  • Disability accommodations
  • Other disputes with landlords or property managers

The Tenant Advocacy Project does not assist with eviction lawsuits. If your landlord has filed an eviction lawsuit against you, please contact the Eviction Defense Collaborative: evictiondefense.org

You may be eligible for our help if:

  • You rent your home in San Francisco
  • Your total household income is below the relevant amount below.
Size of Household Maximum Annual Income
1 $67,250
2 $76,900
3 $86,500
4 $96,100
5 $103,750
6 $111,450

How to Become a Client of the Tenant Advocacy Project

If you meet the above qualifications, please call (415) 575-3128, ext. 8715.

Please leave a message with your name, phone number, and best times to reach you.

We’ll call you for an initial phone intake. Please note that all potential clients must provide proof of income and comply with client rules and responsibilities. If we accept you as a client, we may assist with your case directly or try to find a volunteer attorney to help. We can’t guarantee that a volunteer attorney will be available.