San Francisco housing crisis

I Drive SF: The displacement narrative in a cab

San Francisco is like a drug. When it gets inside you, each…

 

Cottage industry: The ups and downs of building backyard homes in SF

The simplest solution to San Francisco's housing crisis, development advocates say, is…

 

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…

 

Helping Hands: Longtime SF homeless family services provider sees record caseloads

Helping Hands Editor’s Note: This is the last in a five-part series…

Residents moving out of violation-plagued SF tech communes

On a lightly rainy evening last week, a handful of residents at…

Report: SF is nation’s least affordable home-buying market

Those in the middle class, that shrinking and ever malleable American identifier,…

SF’s below-market-rate housing lottery is laborious process that leaves many behind

A woman stands on stage in the auditorium at the San Francisco…

SF apartment project planned near freeway

The intersection of Ninth and Bryant streets — where U.S. Highway 101…

New report highlights SF shortfall in below-market-rate housing

San Francisco may be a leader in California when it comes to…

After SF residents’ actions improve dismal SRO units, they could be without homes

For four years, William Masone, a laid-off social worker for San Francisco…

SF adds 2,290 housing units so far this year in quest to reach 30,000 goal by 2020

New units of housing are rising in San Francisco at a record…

SF grand jury looks into feasibility of mayor’s 30,000-unit housing goal

Mayor Ed Lee in January said 30,000 housing units would be built…

Under new model with nonprofits, SF covers down payment on housing property purchases

The deal that saved 16 tenants of a Mission district apartment complex…

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…

SF evictions keep rising, latest report shows

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

Increasing housing without building more in SF is a sensible approach

The housing needs of San Francisco are legendary, and with the economic…

Hundreds of SF residents’ homes saved from condo conversion

A six-year court battle over the future of a huge apartment complex…

SF rental stock directive met with some resistance

Early last month, The City’s bureaucratic gears shifted to quicken how regulators…

Proposal to impose tax on real estate speculation receives high marks

A tax on real estate speculation received overwhelming support over other potential…

SF lawmaker introduces bill targeting Ellis Act loopholes

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