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Affordable Housing

Rental of Below Market Rate Units
Information on the rental of Below Market Rate Units.

Home Ownership Program
Information on the Home Ownership Programs, including HEART loans.

Other Housing Programs
Information on other Housing Programs.

Affordable Housing in San Mateo County
A Resource to help you find a home in San Mateo County

Affordable Housing Frequently Asked Questions
Frequently Asked Questions on Affordable Housing Programs in the city, including income limits.



Project Sentinel
Project Sentinel is an HUD-approved Housing Counseling Agency that (1) helps tenants and landlords resolve their housing problems through counseling, conciliation, and mediation; (2) investigates complaints of housing discrimination and provides counseling on fair housing issues; and (3) provides a complete suite of mortgage and homeownership related housing counseling services.   Project Sentinel also provides training on landlord-tenant and housing counseling services on request.  FREE Helpline: (650) 399-2149, Address: 1615 Hudson St., Suite A, Redwood City, CA 94061 

Legal Aid Society of San Mateo County
Provides free civil legal services to low-income San Mateo County residents.

Department of Consumer Affairs
Landlord/tenant information

Foster City Ordinance No. 581 - Tenant Anti-Discrimination
Prohibits discrimination against existing tenants based on source of income in properties with 10 or more units

County of San Mateo Fair Housing
County's Assessment of Fair Housing

Peninsula Conflict Resolution Center
Offers mediation services, including for landlord/tenant disputes

City Hall - 610 Foster City Blvd.
Foster City, CA 94404
(650) 286-3200