IMPORTANT UPDATE, RED FLAG WARNING & INTERMITTENT POWER OUTAGES:  Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018 - 10:20 am - There are NO current emergencies in the City of San Marcos. With high Santa Ana winds and red flag warnings in place through Wednesday, Nov. 14, residents can expect intermittent power outages throughout San Marcos and County of San Diego as SDG&E takes steps to keep communities safe from wildfire. Follow San Diego Gas & Electric and visit for the latest updates. To prepare, San Marcos Fire Department and the County of San Diego are recommending residents take a “Ready, Set, Go!” approach for peak fire season. To learn how you can prepare, visit

Housing Programs

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Our Services

The housing programs provided by the City of San Marcos are designed to assist residents with the purchase or rental of an affordable home here in San Marcos. Additionally, housing assistance programs assist with the development of new affordable housing communities.

Fair Housing

Homebuyer Assistance

Home Rehabilitation Loan Program

Housing Compliance Reports

Manufactured Home Parks

Rental Assistance

Report a Concern

Equal Housing OpportunityThe City of San Marcos is committed to providing equal housing opportunity for all people regardless of race, color, religion, sex, disability, national origin, familial status or any other protected class under Federal and State Law. If you believe you have been a victim of discrimination, or have any questions about fair housing, please contact the Legal Aid Society at (844) 449-3500. You may also contact the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development's Fair Housing hotline (800) 669-9777.