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Landlord Resources

Effective May 10, 2021, the City of Tacoma’s 60-day notice to terminate tenancy is no longer valid.  Landlords must adhere the Just Cause Eviction (JCE) provisions as outlined in RCW 59.18.650.(2) and TMC 1.95.070.(C).


Resources for Landlords

If during tenancy, a landlord must serve a tenant with a notice under RCW 59.12.030 or TMC 1.95, the landlord is also required to serve the notice of resources prepared by the City. These notices are included in the Tenant Information Packet. Below are resources for landlords for the Rental Housing Code.


Rental Housing Code 

Read the Rental Housing Code, Ordinance 28559.


The Rental Housing Code Information Packets Now Available

The City of Tacoma’s Tenant Information Packets are now available for download.  The packet includes: 

  • Summaries of TMC 1.95, RCW 59.18, TMC 1.29 and TMC 2.01, which must be distributed to all current tenants within thirty (30) days of February 1, 2019, when the code went into effect.
  • Resource pages landlords are required to give to tenants with any notice under RCW 59.12 and TMC 1.95.


Download the Tenant Information Packet


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