Soft-Story Information

Soft-Story deadlines

sofstory deadlines

Tier Criteria

Tier 1: Residential buildings who’s tenants are under 24-hour supervised care.

Tier 2: Residential buildings with 15 or more units unless they meet criteria of Tier 1 or Tier 4.

Tier 3: Residential buildings not falling within the definition of another tier.

Tier 4: Buildings with commercial spaces on ground floor and/or buildings mapped in a liquefaction zone.

Verifying your Tier on the City Spreadsheet

Go to the City’s website and click on “Soft Story Properties List”


Download the spreadsheet and find your address and check Status and Tier.