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Steven Edrington

Steven Edrington


Edrington and Associates

1901 Harrison Street
13th floor
Oakland, CA 94612
Phone: (510) 749-4880 Email: Website:


Expert witness and consultant for cases involving wrongful eviction, habitability, code enforcement, standard of care, and damages. Over 25 years of experience in residential leasing, property management, real estate transactions, and landlord/tenant disputes relating to rent and eviction controls.


CCIM; CPM; CCRM; Real Estate Broker (CA); ICC Residential Building Code Inspector

Formal Education

B.S. finance, Golden Gate University, 1997

Registration and Licenses

Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM), Certified Property Manager (CPM), California Certified Resident Manager (CCRM), Real Estate Broker (CA), ICC Residential Building Code Inspector

Previous/Current Position

Grubb and Ellis, Associate Investment Broker specializing in apartment buildings (1995-1998) ; Moison Investment Co. Investment Broker specializing in apartment buildings (1999-2000); California Apartment Association, Board of Directors (2001); East Bay Rental Housing Association (formerly known as RHANAC), President (2001) then Executive Director (2002-2010)


CCIM Northern California MVP (2012)

Prof. Affiliations

Institute of Real Estate Management; Oakland Berkeley Association of Realtors; Alameda County Bar Association; Forensic Expert Witness Association, CCIM Northern California Chapter; Women's Auxiliary


Over 40 Published articles in the Rental Houling Magazine (EBRHA), has also been published in the San Francisco Apartment Association Magazine.

Prior Expert

Consultant and Expert since 2002 for landlord/tenant disputes, rent board representation, code enforcement, condo conversions, accessory dwelling units (ADUs), and valuations. Expert experience across Alameda, San Francisco, and Contra Costa counties in depositions, hearings, trials, and mediations.