The Housing Program has a variety of services which support healthy, safe and sustainable communities
- Ensure all Marin residents have equal access to the housing of their choice.
- Preserve and expand the range and supply of adequate, accessible, and affordable
- Provides local funding to increase and preserve the stock of permanently affordable
- Ensure safe and healthy shelter for all residents and visitors by ensuring compliance
with the State Health and Safety Code.
Preserve and expand the range and supply of adequate, accessible, and affordable housing through housing policies, regulations and programs.
Your right to equal opportunity housing is protected at both the state and Federal levels through laws.
The Marin County Community Development Agency makes grant funds available only to non-profit agencies and local governments. We do not fund individuals or families.
Find information about the County's joint update to the Housing and Safety Elements.
The purpose of the Housing Element, a required chapter of the Countywide Plan
, is to achieve an adequate supply of decent, safe, and affordable housing for Marin’s workforce, residents, and special needs populations.
Find information about housing inspections
Information and initiatives around second units (ADUs and JADUs) in unincorporated Marin. Includes information about the County's ADU Fee Waiver Program, and Septic Pilot Program.
A countywide resource for converting, reconfiguring or constructing Additional Dwelling Units (ADUs) and Junior Accessory Dwelling Units (JADUs).
A central hub for information, tools, and resources regarding rental housing laws passed by the County of Marin, State of California, and other Cities and Towns within Marin.