housing

Confusion swirls over uneven eviction protections as rent collection begins

Housing advocates warn some type of rental assistance or forgiveness will be necessary

 

Supervisors back rent and mortgage payment moratorium

The moratorium would forgive all payments to prevent debt accumulation

 

Tenants look to state bill to boost right to organize, strike

Coronavirus lockdown adds urgency to fight for protection from retaliation

 

Will the ban on real estate ‘pocket listings’ help or hurt?

Last month, during its annual meeting in San Francisco (where else?), the…

SF’s shrinking population of children raises concern for city planners

An educational presentation on San Francisco's low population of children took place…

Offers on Oakland homes increase 62 percent in two months

According to real estate site Redfin, Oakland's housing boom has taken a…

Community meeting Saturday to address Richmond District transit

The San Francisco Planning Department will be hosting a community meeting Saturday to…

Application to convert SROs to tourist hotels meets with opposition

The San Francisco Planning Commission will consider an application Thursday to convert…

Sierra Club launches new partnership with focus on housing displacement

A new partnership was announced Wednesday between the Sierra Club and Causa Justa::Just…

Nationwide homeless population drops, while SF sees increase

The homeless population across the U.S. has decreased during the past seven…

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…

Which SF neighborhood has the Bay Area’s highest average home sales price?

No doubt about it, buying a home in San Francisco is expensive.…

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

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

Airbnb to limit users to one host listing in SF starting Nov. 1

San Francisco users of the short-term accommodation site Airbnb will only be…

Affordable housing development announced in Excelsior District

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

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

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

Powdered milk and moving vans: The fight for affordable housing

The tin can with “Pork” stamped on it, the box of powdered…

Despite sinking Millennium Tower, SF advances $6.8M for nearby Transbay Center

Despite concerns over the sinking Millennium Tower, a city committee approved spending…

City attorney subpoenas developer of troubled Millennium Tower

San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera on Tuesday subpoenaed the developer of…

San Francisco plans for first uses of 2015 housing bond

San Francisco is about to put to work the funds of a…