For more information on the City's Affordable Housing Program, see our BMR page.
Home Repairs for low-income households
Through a vast network of volunteers, corporate sponsors, and sub-contractors, Rebuilding Together Silicon Valley provides critical home repairs to over 600 clients per year. Their work preserves affordable housing by transforming homes and lives through critical repairs and accessibility modifications for low-income homeowners and community centers, at no cost to the service recipient. The majority of the low-income homeowners they serve are elderly seniors and/or people with disabilities, who are physically and financially unable to maintain safe and warm living conditions for themselves and their families.
The City of Campbell encourages property owners to limit rent increases to fair and reasonable amounts, provide greater than minimum advance notice of increases, limit the number of rent increases in any one year to as few as possible, provide well maintained living units, discourage retaliatory evictions, and cooperate with their tenants toward resolving any disputes.
For all tenant-landlord concerns, please contactProject Sentinel Project Sentinelwill provide information, counseling, conciliation and mediation services to residents and owners of rental property in the City of Campbell.
Per Section 34176.1 of the Health and Safety Code, the housing successor shall provide an independent financial audit of the Low and Moderate Income Housing Asset Fund within six months after the end of each fiscal year. This information can be found
The City of Campbell’s Inclusionary (Affordable) Housing Ordinance intends to increase the availability of affordable housing for very-low income, low-income, and moderate-income households. Likewise, the City’s Density Bonus Ordinance encourages developers to build additional affordable housing units in exchange for allowing more market-rate units.
Priority is given to income eligible existing Campbell residents (second) and income eligible persons employed within the city limits of the City of Campbell (third). First priority (for up to 10% of all affordable units) is provided to income eligible employees of the 'City of Campbell' per the Campbell Municipal Code. If you do not fall into one of the three priority categories, you may still be able to acquire an affordable unit if the City is not able to allocate the unit to a household that does have priority.
for Santa Clara County are based on household size and are updated annually by the Federal Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).
Campbell Housing Element TheHousing Elementis one of seven required Elements of the General Plan that is a policy-level document describing the policies and strategies to support housing opportunities to all economic segments of the community, including affordable housing.