Housing Resources

This collection of links contains useful information about housing resources and other housing programs available in the County of Marin.

Affordable Housing

The official website of the Marin Affordable Housing program.

Ambassadors of Hope and Opportunity

Safety net of stable housing, guidance and community support for young adults 18-25.

Bolinas Community Land Trust

A non-profit dedicated to creating and sustaining affordable housing.

Buckelew Programs

Non-profit agency providing services including supported housing and employment, to low income residents with mental illness, substance abuse and behavioral challenges.

Business License

How to obtain a business license.

Community Action Marin

Assists families, seniors and the disabled with emergency financial needs.

Community Land Trust Association of West Marin (CLAM)

CLAM is a community land trust set up to expand affordable housing aligned with the protection of the natural environment in Tomales Bay communities surrounding.

Defensible Space

Information about creating and maintaining defensible space around your home.

EAH Housing

EAH develops, manages and promotes rental housing in the Bay Area for very low, low and moderate income families, individuals with disabilities, and seniors.

Fair Housing Advocates of Northern California

Formerly Fair Housing of Marin, this is the only full-service fair housing agency in Marin and the only local housing counseling agency certified by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Gilead House

Provide transitional housing, skill development and support services for homeless single parents or at risk of being homeless families.

Habitat for Humanity San Francisco/Marin

Habitat for Humanity San Francisco builds homeownership through community engagement in partnership with working families.

Housing Authority Commission

The purpose of the Commission is to provide low and moderate-income housing for families, the disabled, and the elderly.

Housing California

Working to prevent homelessness.

Jewish Family & Children's Services

JFCS provides comprehensive services to the entire community including counseling for individuals, couples & families, financial assistance, information & referral, support for people with disabilities, and volunteer opportunities. For comprehensive assistance to seniors, see Seniors-At-Home.

Make Room for Marin

Accessory Dwelling Units

Marin City Community Development Corporation

The Marin City Community Development Corporation (MCCDC) is a 27-year-old community based development entity established to promote the physical, economic, and social revitalization of Marin City.

Marin County Emergency Rental Assistance Program

Emergency Rental Assistance Program

Marin Housing Authority

The Housing Authority of the County of Marin.

National Coalition for the Homeless

Works to end homelessness.

Northbay Family Homes

Helping people move into homes they own.

Notice of Funding Availability for Family Rental Housing

Notice of Funding Availability for Family Rental Housing


The Planning Division of the Community Development Agency promotes sustainability by regulating land use and real estate development. We are primarily responsible for writing planning policies and codes, and reviewing applications for various development permits, use permits, and subdivisions in the unincorporated areas of Marin County, California.

Search Recorder's Official Records

An application to allow you to search for a document in the Recorder's official records.

Tam House

Tam House provides high quality, affordable cooperative housing for independent and active women and men 63 and over in two beautiful homes in San Anselmo.

Transient Occupancy Tax

Marin County Transient Occupancy Tax code information.