- Casey Decker 7/8/2021. ... says locally there are basically no restrictions on how much landlords can raise your rent. "There is no rent control in Washington State right now," she said. "So ...
- There is a rent freeze in 2021 because of the COVID-19 pandemic.Your landlord can't raise your rent at all from January 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021. This is because the government announced that the rent increase guideline for the year 2021 is zero percent.. The rent freeze also applies to newer units that are normally not covered by the guideline.
- Aug 30, 2021 · If you complete and submit a self-certification showing that you are eligible for protection, your landlord cannot evict you based on rental debt that came due between March 1, 2020, and August 31, 2021, or, if you are a qualifying lower-income person, that will come due through December 31, 2021.