Tag: affordable housing

With last-minute tweaks, SF approves new below-market-rate housing mandates for developers

San Francisco continued to hash out details Tuesday of a proposed law requiring developers to build affordable housing even as…

12 months ago

SF planning director calls gentrification ‘undeniable, and of serious concern’

The head of the Planning Department acknowledged in a letter Friday the severity of gentrification occurring in San Francisco amid…

2 years ago

Affordable housing projects in South Bay awarded $20M from Facebook in new partnership

Facebook is partnering with the cities of East Palo Alto and Menlo Park as well as variety of community groups to…

2 years ago

Peskin faces one challenger in quest for four-year term as supervisor

After defeating Mayor Ed Lee’s appointee to the Board of Supervisors last year, Aaron Peskin served for just one year…

2 years ago

SF’s inclusionary housing rates look for ‘sweet spot’

San Francisco needs more affordable housing, but how much should be mandated from developers remains up for debate. Months after…

2 years ago

Affordable housing development announced in Excelsior District

Mayor Ed Lee on Monday morning announced a new housing development in the Excelsior District in which half of the…

2 years ago

Google bus issue reappears as ‘dark money’ from tech floods into supervisor races

Tech and real estate leaders are spending big on two supervisor races in an attempt to strengthen their hold on…

2 years ago

Final state Senate campaign push on display

The rollicking, at times humorous and other times downright mean, race for state Senate in San Francisco is drawing to…

2 years ago