Notice to the Housing and Community Investment Department Industry ProfessionalsIf you are compensated to interact with the Housing and Community Investment Department, City law may require you to register as a lobbyist and report your activity. Any individual may qualify as a lobbyist, regardless of occupation, education, training, or professional title. A lobbyist may hold a position that includes but is not limited to attorney, CEO, consultant, government liaison, business owner, permit applicant, engineer, expediter, land developer, financier, various real estate professional, and others. More information is available online through the Ethics Commission’s lobbying program and publication pages. For assistance, please contact the Ethics Commission.
Tenant Habitability Program (THP)
Access the online application for the Tenant Habitability Program (THP) that property owners or managers must submit before starting any work related to Seismic Retrofits or Primary Renovation.
Rent Online Request
Access online cost recovery applications for Capital Improvements, Primary Renovation, Rehabilitation, mandatory Seismic Retrofits, and applications for Just and Reasonable rent increases and Luxury Exemptions.
Access online services related to land use covenants and other HCIDLA services related to certain state laws and City ordinances with housing requirements.
Explore this interactive public portal and map that tracks the status of residential properties in foreclosure, and also includes related information and complaints across Los Angeles.
For one-stop account access to pay fees, manage billing, register new or remove properties, automatically receive RSO certificates, request exemptions, upload forms and documents, and access up to three years of account history. Use credit/debit cards or ACH (E-check) with no service fees.
Affordable & Accessible Housing Registry
Owners/managers of affordable and accessible housing and renters seeking housing can access information and online services.
To provide the annually required rental amount and tenancy information for a property, please click ‘CONTINUE’.
Foreclosure Online Registry
Lenders, beneficiaries or trustees who hold or have an interest in a deed of trust of a property in foreclosure must register the property with the City. To use this portal to register / de-register properties in foreclosure, pay related fees, update changes of information or submit monthly inspection reports, click ‘CONTINUE’.