Qualifying first-time home buyers looking to crack the San Francisco housing market are being encouraged to enter a lottery for below market rate condominiums in the Hays Valley neighborhood.
Firefighters in San Mateo were able to douse a three-alarm blaze of a structure early Monday morning, San Mateo County fire officials said.
A proposal that would allow San Francisco residents to pay a fee to bypass a lottery for condominium conversions was shelved for four weeks at the conclusion of a Board of Supervisors committee hearing Monday.
A luxury condominium in Downtown San Jose belonging to retired Santa Clara County superintendent Dr. Charles Weis is at the center of a debate that could cost taxpayers.
Firefighters struggled Tuesday night to extinguish a fire at a two-story condominium building in San Jose that was fueled by an active gas leak, a fire captain said.
The owners of the recently completed Three Sixty Residences in the South First Area have asked to convert the tower to an apartment building because of sluggish condominium sales.