Wednesday 5/108:46 pm
By Allison Levitsky
A tenant protections ordinance narrowly passed by San Jose City Council last month will go into effect immediately, the council decided on Tuesday night.
The 9-2 vote to pass the urgency ordinance means that the “just cause” ordinance, which was…
Tuesday 4/47:56 pm
By Sara Gaiser
Two pieces of legislation were introduced to the Board of Supervisors aiming to make it harder for landlords to fraudulently evict tenants by falsely claiming they plan to live in the property.
Thursday 2/2310:54 pm
By Bay City News
A new housing fund announced today will help affordable housing developers buy land and preserve affordable housing in San Francisco’s competitive real estate market, according to city officials.
The non-profit San Francisco Housing Accelerator Fund is intended to address the…
Wednesday 2/159:49 pm
By Julia Cheever
An Oakland man has been sentenced in federal court to five years and 10 months in prison for possessing hundreds of images of child pornography on his computers and other electronic devices.
Wednesday 2/151:01 am
By Jerold Chinn
San Francisco Supervisor Katy Tang is planning to bring back a proposal where multi-unit housing projects could receive flexibility in density and height requirements.
Tuesday 1/3110:49 pm
By Sara Gaiser
San Francisco Supervisor Jane Kim Tuesday introduced legislation to create the nation's first transgender, lesbian, gay and bisexual cultural district in an area that was home to a historic protest.
Wednesday 1/49:51 pm
By Jeff Shuttleworth
Community members and artists concerned about a regulatory crackdown on warehouse buildings following the Ghost Ship warehouse fire last month packed the Oakland City Council chambers Wednesday night.