I’m compiling a list below of tenant rights. Please check the list and comment with any additional sites which may provide some guidance.
Basic San Mateo county tenant rights: https://static1.squarespace.com/static/59b1ab85cd39c304a11cad15/t/59f0cb38d55b41385e183f99/1508952889375/-_handout_-_30-60_day_notice.pdf
Legal Aid for Housing in San Mateo (available in English and Spanish)
Redwood City New Tenants Rights (Effective Jan 1, 2019)
Importantly, the Redwood City Tenants Rights detail several mechanisms in which the property must provide for 3 months worth of rent for certain individuals, ensure there is a minimum 12 month term for leasing, and the like. These forms are available in both English and Spanish.