San Francisco cost of living

Mike Koozmin/SF ExaminerMayor Ed Lee has proposed an additional $48.1 million investment into San Francisco's public transit system.

SF mayor’s State of the City to focus on new housing solutions

Heading into what may be an uncontested re-election year, Mayor Ed Lee…

 

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.

Dot-com-era Bennett Lofts live-work units clash with SF’s current housing crisis

Live-work lofts were a flashpoint during San Francisco’s first dot-com boom over…

 

Mayor’s San Francisco doesn’t work for everyone

San Francisco needs a raise — and a mayor who is committed…

 

Godofredo Vasquez/2012 s.f. examiner file photoDozens of labor unions negotiating new contracts with San Francisco have pointed to the improving economy and the rising cost of living as they seek more benefits.

SF labor unions asking for pay raises amid hostile cost-of-living environment

Pointing to a soaring cost of living throughout the Bay Area, San…

Godofredo Vasquez/2012 s.f. examiner file photoDozens of labor unions negotiating new contracts with San Francisco have pointed to the improving economy and the rising cost of living as they seek more benefits.
Mike Koozmin/2013 s.f. examiner file photoLandlords filed 1

SF boosts compensation for Ellis Act evictees

San Francisco lawmakers took another step Tuesday toward blunting the impacts of…

Mike Koozmin/2013 s.f. examiner file photoLandlords filed 1
Justin Sullivan/2012 ap file photoCutting exorbitant development fees

BOMA supports more affordable-housing opportunities in SF

San Franciscans must have more affordable-housing opportunities so that the recent economic…

Justin Sullivan/2012 ap file photoCutting exorbitant development fees
Rents in San Francisco are the highest in the nation.

New numbers show San Francisco has nation’s highest rents

San Francisco’s status as a pricey place to live has been confirmed,…

Rents in San Francisco are the highest in the nation.

Effectiveness of San Francisco’s local workforce aid unknown

San Francisco spent $69 million last year helping an estimated 10,883 residents…