RENT REPORTING POLICY

RENT REPORTING POLICY

Policymakers across the country are recognizing rent reporting as a strategy that can help constituents and build strong, more resilient communities. Below are examples of rent reporting policy efforts at the state or local level. 

Know of other legislative efforts related to rent reporting? Want to start one in your locality? Contact us. 

Passed Legislation

California

SB1157
  • Tenancy: credit reporting: lower income households. Passed 2020, goes into effect July 2021.

District of Columbia

Law 22-154
  • Public Housing Credit-Building Pilot Program Amendment Act of 2018. Passed 2018, went into effect in January 2020.

Colorado

HB21-1134
  • Report Tenant Rent Payment Information To Credit Agencies, Passed and goes into effect 2021.

Proposed Legislation

Massachusetts

SD 873
  • An Act Relative to Credit Building. Proposed 2018.

New York

Proposal
  • Cuomo's Comprehensive Proposal in FY 2020 Executive Budget to Increase Access to Housing. Expressed as a priority in 2019.