Issaquah City Council Passes Extended Rent Increase Notices
Extended Rent Increase Periods
When raising rent at the beginning of a rental period or term lease renewal, landlords must give:
- 120 days' written notice for rent increases greater than three percent (3%); or
- As required under WA State law, 60 days' written notice for any rent increases 3% or less.
If the rental agreement governs subsidized housing where the amount of rent is based on the income of the tenant or circumstances specific to the subsidized household, the landlord shall provide a minimum of thirty (30) days' prior written notice of an increase in the amount of rent to each affected tenant.