San Francisco Tenants Union

COURTESY IRIS BIBLIOWITZTed Gullicksen was a very visible figure in The City when it came to fighting for tenants’ rights

Ted Gullicksen remembered as passionate defender of SF renters' rights

For more than a quarter-century, Ted Gullicksen piloted the San Francisco Tenants…

 

Evan DuCharme/S.F. Examiner File PhotoTed Gullicksen

Ted Gullicksen, champion of renters’ rights in SF, dies

Ted Gullicksen, whose labor of love was renters' rights as the executive…

 

Cindy Chew/2009 s.f. Examiner file photoRising rents and a shortage of housing in San Francisco have spurred advocates for tenants to seek change.

SF tenant advocates hoping voters will endorse more protections

San Francisco tenant advocates are reaching out to residents in rental-heavy neighborhoods…

 

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerThe Byers family gathers belongings last week while preparing to leave their $2

With no rent control, tenants losing grip on single-family homes

The housing market’s ebbs and flows sent Charles and Christine Byers bouncing…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerThe Byers family gathers belongings last week while preparing to leave their $2
Mike Koozmin/the S.F. ExaminerAs evictions rise in San Francisco

Slowing SF evictions could be about supply and demand

A recent uptick in evictions across San Francisco has tenant advocates claiming…

Mike Koozmin/the S.F. ExaminerAs evictions rise in San Francisco
Anti-Eviction Mapping Project

Time-lapse map shows Ellis Act impacts

Tenant advocates who have been calling Ellis Act evictions an epidemic in…

Anti-Eviction Mapping Project
Evan DuCharme/Special to the S.F. ExaminerPhotographer Ben Cady is being evicted from his loft at 1049 Market St. The City considers his home illegal housing because it lacks access to natural light.

Market Street building evictions could be largest San Francisco ouster in decades

In the mid-Market Street loft Ben Cady calls home, the photographer has…

Evan DuCharme/Special to the S.F. ExaminerPhotographer Ben Cady is being evicted from his loft at 1049 Market St. The City considers his home illegal housing because it lacks access to natural light.
Courtesy PhotoSupervisor Mark Farrell

Board eyes fee in condo conversions

One city supervisor says the political will finally exists to allow homeowners…

Courtesy PhotoSupervisor Mark Farrell