housing crisis

In Mission Bay, the 1300 Fourth Street site will become a below-market rate 142-unit housing  complex by April 2018.

Mission Bay affordable housing complex approved despite parking concern

The Warriors arena is not the only prospective development in Mission Bay…

In Mission Bay, the 1300 Fourth Street site will become a below-market rate 142-unit housing  complex by April 2018.
The Board of Supervisors approved legislation Tuesday that would allow the creation of new in-law units, also called accessory dwelling units, in buildings throughout District 8 and District 3.  (Michael Ares/Special to the S.F. Examiner)

SF OKs new in-law housing units in 2 districts

Thousands of new housing units are expected to come onto the real…

The Board of Supervisors approved legislation Tuesday that would allow the creation of new in-law units, also called accessory dwelling units, in buildings throughout District 8 and District 3.  (Michael Ares/Special to the S.F. Examiner)
An artist's rendering of the Bryant Street project is shown here.  COURTESY BDE Architects

Hearing for major Mission district development postponed until fall

A hearing on the first major Mission development to go before the…

An artist's rendering of the Bryant Street project is shown here.  COURTESY BDE Architects

Wiener: With rejection of Mission moratorium, let’s move forward with solutions

On Tuesday night, the Board of Supervisors rejected a moratorium on new…

On both sides of SF Bay, public lands should go to below-market-rate housing

From Oakland to San Francisco, the message to city officials is clear:…

Mike Koozmin/SF ExaminerJoe Bender inside his loft at 1061 Market Street

More SF Mid-Market artists are fighting eviction

Property agents and at least one prospective renter wanted to take a…

Mike Koozmin/SF ExaminerJoe Bender inside his loft at 1061 Market Street
Mike Koozmin/The SF ExaminerMayor Ed Lee

On Guard: The hunt for the truth behind SF’s rosy unemployment numbers

Mayor Ed Lee wants San Francisco to rejoice, announcing The City's unemployment…

Mike Koozmin/The SF ExaminerMayor Ed Lee
Mike Koozmin/the S.F. ExaminerGalina

Tenants in mixed-use buildings face unique eviction risk

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

Mike Koozmin/the S.F. ExaminerGalina

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…

Supervisor David Campos

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,…

Supervisor David Campos
Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner File photoMayor Ed Lee said Thursday that 19

Mayor: building supportive housing key to ending homelessness

San Francisco is working to build its way out of the homelessness…

Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner File photoMayor Ed Lee said Thursday that 19

Uh oh: 80 percent of mortgages in Las Vegas are underwater

It’s almost 70 percent in Phoenix. In fact, Business Insider has a…

Bond king wants to nationalize Fannie; Wells Fargo wants permanent TARP

President Obama — and much of the media — would have you…

Mortgage bailout is more corporate welfare for banks

Obama’s latest financial proposal, The Hill reports, is yet another handout to…