Ellis Act

Declaring war on Brisbane

On a recent visit to Los Angeles for some fancy show business…

 

‘The Realtors Association Can’

“The Realtors Association Can” (to the tune of “The Candy Man Can”)…

 

The Sacramento Problem

In San Francisco, we contort ourselves crafting ambitious policies to solve problems…

 

Residents protest Ellis Act evictions of mid-Market building

A group of artists and musicians living in an 84-unit building on…

City Hall 2015: dominated by housing crisis, capped off by political change

San Francisco’s City Hall has said goodbye to another year of rising…

Jack Halprin, Google attorney and target of anti-eviction activists, dies from cancer

Jack Halprin, the Google attorney who became of a target of anti-eviction…

SF tenant trying to fight massive rent hike, eviction

A landlord in Bernal Heights is facing widespread criticism over a massive…

Officials to seek state law change to end San Francisco's 'culture of speeding'

San Francisco city officials are taking their effort to Sacramento to make…

Campos hopes to salvage increased eviction payouts law; Yee seeks to silence tour bus drivers

A law that boosts relocation payments for those evicted under the Ellis…

Tenants in mixed-use buildings face unique eviction risk

Visitors to Michael and Galina Fridman's home walk by a TV repair…

Evictee tours renovated former SF apartment

The first thing Gum Gee Lee, 75, did when she stepped into…

Campos’ Ellis Act payment law invalidated by federal judge

A federal District Court judge struck down Supervisor David Campos' Tenant Relocation…

City attorney to appeal federal judge’s ruling against tenant relocation law

San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera on Wednesday announced plans to appeal…

Federal judge asks SF to show new Ellis Act payouts don’t take from landlords

San Francisco must show that increased payments required to be paid to…

Battle over increased Ellis Act payouts in SF to enter federal court

San Francisco's housing struggles will be the focus of a federal courtroom,…

SF tenants rally for support of Proposition G

Nearly a year after a series of protests outside a Polk Gulch…

Landlords sue SF over new relocation assistance law

Several property owners and two landlord associations sued the city of San…

Campos threatens lawsuit to spare seniors from eviction 'death sentence'

Declaring that San Francisco has "lost its soul," a city supervisor pledged…

Housing activists take aim at Cow Hollow company over eviction of longtime elderly tenant

Anti-eviction activists have blamed San Francisco's housing crisis on a number of…

Urban Green says evicted SF tenant can stay, but attorney cries foul

Urban Green Investments, the landlord that was seeking to evict 98-year-old Mary…