Ellis Act

Leno declines to seek reconsideration of Ellis Act reform bill

The Ellis Act reform bill introduced by Sen. Mark Leno, D-S.F., will…

AP PHOTO/RICH PEDRONCELLIState Sen. Mark Leno

Ellis Act reform bill stalls at State Assembly hearing

A bill targeting Ellis Act reform in San Francisco failed to receive…

AP PHOTO/RICH PEDRONCELLIState Sen. Mark Leno
AP Photo/Rich PedroncelliState Sen. Mark Leno

Ellis Act reform bill passes in State Senate

Legislation proposed by State Senator Mark Leno to limit Ellis Act evictions…

AP Photo/Rich PedroncelliState Sen. Mark Leno
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Bill to limit Ellis Act evictions moves to Senate floor

Legislation proposed by State Senator Mark Leno that would limit Ellis Act…

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mike koozmin/2013 S.f. Examiner file photoTenants facing evictions or unlawful rent hikes could see monthslong wait times to have their case reviewed due to a heavy workload for the San Francisco Rent Board.

Eviction numbers in San Francisco debated

As local politicians vigorously seek to pass anti-eviction laws and activists block…

mike koozmin/2013 S.f. Examiner file photoTenants facing evictions or unlawful rent hikes could see monthslong wait times to have their case reviewed due to a heavy workload for the San Francisco Rent Board.
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Ed Lee to testify in Sacramento for Ellis Act reform

Mayor Ed Lee is going to be in the state capital tomorrow…

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courtesy Tenants TogetherA report published by Tenants Together and The Anti-Eviction Mapping Project highlights Ellis Act evictions in San Francisco.

Report claims speculators are behind most Ellis Act evictions in SF

More than half of Ellis Act evictions in San Francisco in the…

courtesy Tenants TogetherA report published by Tenants Together and The Anti-Eviction Mapping Project highlights Ellis Act evictions in San Francisco.

David Campos’ Ellis Act legislation going before board committee

Tenants evicted through the controversial Ellis Act state law could be entitled…

mike koozmin/2013 S.f. Examiner file photoTenants facing evictions or unlawful rent hikes could see monthslong wait times to have their case reviewed due to a heavy workload for the San Francisco Rent Board.

SF evictions keep rising, latest report shows

Dot-com days are here again, much to the chagrin of San Francisco…

mike koozmin/2013 S.f. Examiner file photoTenants facing evictions or unlawful rent hikes could see monthslong wait times to have their case reviewed due to a heavy workload for the San Francisco Rent Board.
MIke Koozmin/2013 S.f. Examiner file photoCity and state officials are trying to enact limits on Ellis Act evictions.

Landlord groups argue SF laws favor tenants

The gang of tenant-friendly ideologues gathered outside Sean Whelan’s new house in…

MIke Koozmin/2013 S.f. Examiner file photoCity and state officials are trying to enact limits on Ellis Act evictions.

Chiu campaign: Ellis Act money no good here

If you touch the Ellis Act, David Chiu won't touch your money.…

Mike Koozmin/2013 S.F. EXaminer file photoGen Fujioka

SF lawmaker introduces bill targeting Ellis Act loopholes

Legislation expected to be unveiled today by state Sen. Mark Leno, D-San…

Mike Koozmin/2013 S.F. EXaminer file photoGen Fujioka

Tom Ammiano introduces Ellis Act legislation in Sacramento

Assemblyman Tom Ammiano, D-San Francisco, introduced a bill Friday that would enable…

Tenants groups to rally in Sacramento against Ellis Act evictions

Hundreds of San Franciscans affected by rising rents and Ellis Act evictions…

Board of Supervisors President David Chiu plans to introduce a resolution today states that sex-selective abortion bans can lead to women being denied services.

Legislation considered to give tenants first choice to buy for-sale housing

New legislation that could reduce the number of evictions in San Francisco…

Board of Supervisors President David Chiu plans to introduce a resolution today states that sex-selective abortion bans can lead to women being denied services.

Lawsuits over SF housing protections just the beginning

The two lawsuits filed over two recently adopted housing laws in San…

Supervisor John Avalos introduced legislation that is now being challenged by property owner groups.

Property owner groups file lawsuits over new SF housing laws

San Francisco property owner groups want to take The City to court…

Supervisor John Avalos introduced legislation that is now being challenged by property owner groups.

SF evictions under Ellis Act often followed property sales

The ink was barely dry on the deed when the new owners…

Fighting to preserve affordable housing in San Francisco

As San Francisco struggles through our affordability crisis, we must act on…

Mike Koozmin/The SF ExaminerMayor Ed Lee

SF mayor vows to take local eviction reforms to Sacramento

Mayor Ed Lee on Tuesday advised the Board of Supervisors against pursuing…

Mike Koozmin/The SF ExaminerMayor Ed Lee