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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)
The SF Board of Supervisors moved closer to approving a new jail Tuesday. Many say the new facility is needed in order to increase bed space for inmates. Mike Koozmin 2014/S.F. Examiner

SF supervisors show support for new jail

San Francisco moved closer to building a new jail Tuesday despite opposition…

The SF Board of Supervisors moved closer to approving a new jail Tuesday. Many say the new facility is needed in order to increase bed space for inmates. Mike Koozmin 2014/S.F. Examiner
Gabrielle Lurie/Special to the S.f. ExaminerIn his State of the City address Thursday

SF mayor promises shared prosperity in upbeat city address

Vowing to share the prosperity of the flourishing technology industry that has…

Gabrielle Lurie/Special to the S.f. ExaminerIn his State of the City address Thursday
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerAnne Brodzky’s Meridian Gallery was evicted from its location on Powell Street and forced to move its administrative offices to the Presidio

Nonprofits trying to hold on amid soaring rents; 42 apply for public funds

Forty-two San Francisco nonprofits have applied for public funding set aside this…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerAnne Brodzky’s Meridian Gallery was evicted from its location on Powell Street and forced to move its administrative offices to the Presidio

Therapy pushed off Valencia Street by rent hike

Therapy, a furniture shop that has operated on Valencia Street for over…

Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesA large 'rent' banner is posted on the side of an apartment building in San Francisco.

City’s one-year rent increases have zoomed past most of the nation

If recent, and not surprising, news that The City has the distinction…

Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesA large 'rent' banner is posted on the side of an apartment building in San Francisco.
Associated PressEviction notices in San Francisco are at a twelve-year high.

Tenant ousters reach 12-year high as market gets increasingly tight

Evictions from San Francisco homes have increased to levels not seen since…

Associated PressEviction notices in San Francisco are at a twelve-year high.
Courtesy PhotoOne night only: Singing

Taye Diggs – triple threat

Stage, film and television star Taye Diggs can explain to his son…

Courtesy PhotoOne night only: Singing

Roommate stabbed over rent

A spat over rent led to stabbing Saturday, police said. The roommates…

Pelosi’s posh office: House Speaker’s San Francisco rent quadrupled to $18,736

WHAT: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s $18,736 monthly rent for San Francisco district…

Proposition F: Rent breaks for distressed shot down

Voters sided with landlords on a measure that aimed to help renters…

Making a plea on behalf of San Francisco renters

  While the City Attorney’s Office looks into the possible impacts to…

‘Rent’ due in San Francisco

Anthony Rapp doesn’t hesitate in describing why the hit show "Rent" has…

Landlords create vacancies to beat rent-control laws

Bay Area native Greg Wimmer owns 11 units spread across three buildings…