Affordable Housing

Though there is an urgent need for housing in Bolinas, we believe that our town harbors the adequate resources and space to sustain a healthy, diverse community. We feel it is our duty to create an environment that is both plenty in affordable housing and rich in community and work for those in need of both.



We currently have two properties in operation with a variety of units ranging from studio spaces, shared living and family sized homes. 

Rental availability:

6 Wharf Rd (Bo-Gas) - No vacancies at this time
20 Wharf Rd (Gibson House) - No vacancies at this time


In the case of no vacancies please join our waitlist.

Download the waitlist application or Spanish version.

Return your completed application to the BCLT via mail:

Bolinas Community Land Trust (BCLT)
PO Box 805
Bolinas, CA 94924

For questions: or (415) 868-8880


In Marin County, your fair housing rights are protected by state and federal laws which say that no one may be denied the right to rent or own a home on the basis of their race or color, national origin, religion, sex, family status, or handicap. The BCLT does have certain occupancy standards depending on the dwelling and income requirements, depending on the rents.


Housing Resources

These local organizations provide assistance in finding affordable housing.


Marin County zoning & Property Information

A parcel/address look-up tool with each property’s zoning district and any regulations about how that property can be used and developed.

Community Action Marin

CAM is the county’s official antipoverty agency, with a mandate of eliminating the causes and consequences of poverty in Marin County.  Their programs focus on children’s services, mental health, safety net, and economic development.

Community Land Trust Association of West Marin

CLAM is a nonprofit organization created to acquire and hold land for the benefit of the community and its future generations.


West Marin Community Services

West Marin Community Services’s mission is to support programs and services that ensure the well-being of individuals and families in West Marin.  Core programs include a food pantry, latino engagement, emergency assistance and case management, Information, translation, workshops & referrals, child care and college scholarships.

Marin Housing

Marin Housing is a public corporation authorized to provide decent, safe and sanitary housing for low and moderate income people. Marin Housing also coordinates Section 8 housing in Marin County and provides a Housing Assist-line at 415-491-2345.

Co-Housing Partners

Co-Housing Partners, Berkeley, CA is a full service, real estate development firm specializing in co-housing in California.  They partner with future residents to create neighborhoods that are socially vibrant and environmentally sustainable.


East Bay Co Housing Network

Regional umbrella group that provides outreach, community, and education, hosting core groups creating co-housing in the East Bay.

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