affordable housing

Here’s how to combat San Francisco’s affordable housing crisis

The San Francisco Planning Department is under pressure from all sides to…

 

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…

 

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

The head of the Planning Department acknowledged in a letter Friday the…

 

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…

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…

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

San Francisco needs more affordable housing, but how much should be mandated…

Affordable housing development announced in Excelsior District

Mayor Ed Lee on Monday morning announced a new housing development in…

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…

Final state Senate campaign push on display

The rollicking, at times humorous and other times downright mean, race for…

Measures on November ballot seek solutions to SF’s housing crisis

San Francisco voters will again see a strong presence of housing-related measures…

City officials seek cure for health disparities in SROs

For years, the health of San Francisco residents has deteriorated by conditions…

Mayor, city leaders welcome residents home at new affordable housing project

San Francisco resident Oyundari Chultemdagva was pregnant with her son when she…

Tenderloin health efforts break from tradition as support for supervised injection sites grows

Solving intractable problems in an urban environment like the Tenderloin takes some…

Are rents in SF really dropping?

It wasn’t until San Francisco resident Gary McCoy stopped looking for an…

New SoMa plan could produce $2B for SF

San Francisco hopes to change city rules for part of the South…

Nonprofit serving homeless youths finds new home with city-assisted lease

Rob Gitin has spent the past 18 years counseling homeless youths in…

Supervisors reach compromise to allow in-law units across SF

After weeks of political wrangling, San Francisco is poised today to approve…

Getting fire victims into affordable housing

Tenants can be displaced by fire for days or weeks or months.…

SF looks to buy South of Market half-acre site for $10M for new park

Amid an ongoing housing crisis and soaring real estate costs, San Francisco…

Business leaders call proposed SF tech tax political, counterproductive

The technology sector Tuesday blasted a proposed tax on tech companies as…