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Rent Stabilization Board
Rent Stabilization Board

Quarterly Market Median and Vacancy Registration Reports
1st Quarter 2002 through Current

Quarterly reports to the Executive Director of the Rent Stabilization Board.  Market median rents for Studio to 3-bedroom units are calculated based on new tenancy information.  Current tenancies are counted and reported by sub-market area.

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If you are unable to access this information online, please participate by contacting us via e-mail at rent@ci.berkeley.ca.us, telephone (510) 981-7368 (981-RENT), or TDD (510) 981-6903. 


1st Q 2021  


4th Q 2020    3rd Q 2020    2nd Q 2020    1st Q 2020


 4th Q 2019    3rd Q 2019    2nd Q 2019   Cover Report including Q2 through Q4 2019    1st Q 2019 


3rd and 4th Q 2018   1st and 2nd Q 2018


4th Q 2017      3rd Q 2017      2nd Q 2017      1st Q 2017


4th Q 2016     3rd Q 2016       2nd Q 2016       1st Q 2016


March 21, 2016 Cover Report (for Q1-Q4 Market Medians Reports) 

4th Q 2015     3rd Q 2015       2nd Q 2015       1st Q 2015 


March 16, 2015 Cover Report (for Q2-Q4 Preliminary Market Medians Reports)

4th Q 2014       3rd Q 2014      2nd Q 2014       1st Q 2014


4th Q 2013      3rd Q 2013      2nd Q 2013       1st Q 2013


4th Q 2012      3rd Q 2012      2nd Q 2012      1st Q 2012


4th Q 2011

2nd and 3rd Qs 2011

1st Q 2011


2nd Q through 4th Q 2010

1st Q 2010   


4th Q 2009      3rd Q 2009      2nd Q 2009      1st Q 2009


4th Q 2008      3rd Q 2008      2nd Q 2008      1st Q 2008


4th Q 2007      3rd Q 2007      2nd Q 2007      1st Q 2007


4th Q 2006      3rd Q 2006      2nd Q 2006      1st Q 2006


4th Q 2005      3rd Q 2005      2nd Q 2005      1st Q 2005


4th Q 2004      3rd Q 2004      2nd Q 2004      1st Q 2004


4th Q 2003      3rd Q 2003      2nd Q 2003      1st Q 2003


4th Q 2002      3rd Q 2002      2nd Q 2002      1st Q 2002 

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