Protecting the Interests of
Quality Rental Housing Providers
Throughout California


Join One of Our 10 Local Affiliates
We Have Over 18,500+ Members
Encompassing More Than 488,000+ Units


The California Rental Housing Association (CalRHA) is your voice for the rental housing industry in California and monitors all proposed legislation at the local, state and federal level that affects, directly or indirectly, the rental housing industry within the state of California.

CalRHA’s affiliates serve as liaisons for the legislative programs conducted by CalRHA and the National Apartment Association, which contributes to local, county, state and federal level candidates who represent and advocate for the rental housing industry.




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Who Should Join CalRHA and its Affiliates?


Rental Property Owners, Management Companies, and developers benefit from membership. Whether you own or manage one rental property or multiple properties, membership provides useful educational opportunities, updated legal forms and contracts, legislative support and facilitates the formation of business relationships.

Supplier and business partner companies who serve the apartment industry benefit through increased knowledge of the ways that Owners and Suppliers can best support one another, numerous opportunities for key visibility at events and networking functions, as well as frequent involvement and interaction with Owners and Management Company Members.

Here are just a few things we offer:


CalRHA and its affiliates work tirelessly on behalf of the multifamily industry and is actively involved in the legislative process at the local, state, and national levels.


CalRHA affiliates facilitate professional development programs, like the National Apartment Association’s CAM, CAMT, CAPS and NALP, plus offer continuing education courses to its members.


Conferences and trade shows, where you can learn with your colleagues, seek out new products and solutions and build your professional network are common monthly events throughout CalRHA’s local affiliates.


Allows CalRHA members to create, edit, save and print the official CalRHA lease forms quickly and easily. This Web-based software features time-saving tools designed to make your business more productive and profitable.


IRO edification within CalRHA’s affiliates help the independent owners better handle their management problems plus improve the efficiency and effectiveness of their operation by helping them to be better informed and educated about superior ways of managing rental properties.


CalRHA’s local affiliates Business Partners (Suppliers) represent almost 900 companies that specialize in doing business with the apartment industry, and by joining our affiliates have shown a commitment to our members and our efforts.

California: It’s Time to Protect Affordable Rental Housing

California: It’s Time to Protect Affordable Rental Housing

Written By Larry Cannizzaro, President of CalRHA There are two indisputable facts about housing in California: one, it’s suffering from a shortage of affordable housing -- not just rental housing, but all forms of housing; and two, rent control has negatively...

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Prepared to be blown away … the total economic contribution rental housing provides in California is over $139+ billion!

Furthermore, new research shows that demand for apartments is on the rise. Whether it’s young professionals, couples, families or empty nesters, the state will need to add 664k new apartment households by 2030 to keep up with the demand for housing.

Apartment Association
California Southern Cities (AACSC)

333 W. Broadway St., Suite 101
Long Beach, CA 90802
(562) 426-8341

Apartment Association
Greater Los Angeles (AAGLA)

621 S. Westmoreland Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90005
(213) 384-4131

Apartment Association
of Orange County (AAOC)

525 Cabrillo Park Drive, Suite 125
Santa Ana, CA 92701
(714) 245-9500

Berkeley Property Owners
Association (BPOA)

2041 Bancroft Way, Suite #203
Berkeley, CA 94704
(510) 525-3666

East Bay Rental Housing
Association (EBRHA)

3664 Grand Avenue, Suite B
Oakland, CA 94610
(510) 893-9873

Nor Cal Rental Property
Association (NCRPA)

2375 W. March Lane
Stockton, CA 95207
(209) 476-0320

North Valley Property Owners
Association (NVPOA)

984 East Avenue, Suite B-1
Chico, CA, 95926
(530) 345-1321

San Diego County
Apartment Association (SDCAA)

5675 Ruffin Rd, Suite 310
San Diego, CA, 92123
(858) 278-8070

Santa Barbara Rental Property
Association (SBRPA)

55 Hitchcock Way, Suite 110
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
(805) 687-7007

Small Property Owners of
San Francisco Institute (SPOSFI)

P.O. Box 170669
San Francisco, CA 94117-0669
(415) 647-2419

Latest Legislative News

Follow the voice of the rental industry in California, CalRHA.

We monitor all proposed legislation at the local, state and federal level that affects,
directly or indirectly, the rental housing industry within the state of California.

The Industry Edge - CalRHA's Newsletter

See our latest online publication, CLICK HERE.

Follow the Latest State Issues

CalRHA provides timely grassroots mobilization for the purpose of advocating at the state level and contributing to change in the rental housing industry. See what’s happening statewide, CLICK HERE.

Did You Know?

You can make a difference. Participate in and give generously to CalRHA’s Legal Defense Fund, help protect the viability of rental housing in California.  Learn more by CLICKING HERE.

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