Affordable Housing Bonus Program

San Francisco built fewer new homes in 2015 than in 2014. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

New density bonus plan emerges for 100 percent affordable housing projects

San Francisco’s density bonus should apply only to projects that offer entirely…

 

(Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner)

Affordable Housing Bonus Program heads to supes for approval

A program that aims to incentivize more below-market-rate housing in new developments…

 

A change to The City’s Affordable Housing Bonus Program aims to incentivize more below-market-rate housing built in exchange for allowing taller or denser buildings. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner0

Planning Commission questions site eligibility for Affordable Housing Bonus Program

The Planning Commission late Thursday night continued to question a proposed program…

 

Strange path to density bonuses

San Francisco, known for its varied neighborhoods, has seen them convulsed recently…

A change to The City’s Affordable Housing Bonus Program aims to incentivize more below-market-rate housing built in exchange for allowing taller or denser buildings. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner0

Latest version of Affordable Housing Bonus Program exempts projects that demolish any housing

City planners have further amended elements of a proposed program that aims…

A change to The City’s Affordable Housing Bonus Program aims to incentivize more below-market-rate housing built in exchange for allowing taller or denser buildings. (Mike Koozmin/S.F. Examiner0
A Mission Bay development between the San Francisco Bay and Interstate 280 will create 6,000 housing units, including 1,700 moderate- and low-income housing units. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)

Fate of development incentives on hold until February

San Francisco needs more below--market--rate homes, but enticing developers to build such…

A Mission Bay development between the San Francisco Bay and Interstate 280 will create 6,000 housing units, including 1,700 moderate- and low-income housing units. (Emma Chiang/Special to S.F. Examiner)
Developers who plan to build two four-story residential buildings in place of the gas station at 25th Avenue and California Street would be subject to the Affordable Housing Bonus Program, allowing taller buildings for more below-market-rate units. (Connor Hunt/ Special to S.F. Examiner)

Residents alarmed by program encouraging density in residential developments

It’s widely agreed that more than one solution is needed to solve…

Developers who plan to build two four-story residential buildings in place of the gas station at 25th Avenue and California Street would be subject to the Affordable Housing Bonus Program, allowing taller buildings for more below-market-rate units. (Connor Hunt/ Special to S.F. Examiner)

SF introduces new incentives for building below market-rate homes

City planners this week unveiled a much-awaited program to provide incentives for…