San Francisco Teacher Being Evicted For Using AppliancesIn what is believed to be a first-of-its kind San Francisco eviction case, a kindergarten teacher was served with an eviction notice for using appliances in what her new landlords termed an illegal in-law apartment.
200+ Families To Be Forced Out Of San Jose Apartment Complex After City Council RulingSome 200 families may soon have to move out of a rent-controlled apartment complex in San Jose after the city council cleared the way for denser, market-rate apartments.
Oakland Chinatown SRO Tenants Allege Elder Abuse, Wrongful Eviction In Rental LawsuitThe lawsuit claims fair housing violations, habitability defects, wrongful and constructive eviction and elder abuse by owners, landlords and managers of a single-room occupancy building on the edge of Oakland's Chinatown.
99-Year-Old San Francisco Woman Facing Eviction Allowed To StayIris Canada has been granted a temporary stay of her eviction and will appear in court next week.
Rent-Controlled SF Tenants Saved When Land Trust Buys BuildingA community land trust has bought another San Francisco apartment building, using a new tactic to try and save affordable housing from the red-hot pace of development.
Eviction Protection For Teachers, Caregivers Gets Thumbs Up From San Francisco Board Of SupervisorsLegislation that would give San Francisco school employees, child caregivers and families new eviction protections during the school year received unanimous support from a Board of Supervisors committee Monday.
97-Year-Old Burlingame Woman Fighting Eviction DiesA 97-year-old woman who was pursuing a legal avenue to keep herself from being evicted from a Burlingame cottage that she lived in for most of her life, has died.
97-Year-Old Burlingame Woman Sues To Stay In Home Of 60 YearsA 97-year-old woman is pursuing a legal avenue to keep herself from being evicted from a Burlingame cottage she has lived in for most of her life.
97-Year-Old Woman Facing Eviction From Burlingame Home Of Over 6 DecadesA 97-year-old woman whose housing hinges on a promise made decades ago now could be forced out of her Burlingame home.
SF City Attorney Seeks Court Injunction Against 'Predatory' Landlord Anne KihagiSan Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera has filed a motion to stop a San Francisco landlord accused of evicting and harassing her tenants living in rent-controlled apartments.
Oakland Creates Special Cabinet To Deal With Affordable HousingOakland Mayor Libby Schaaf announced Wednesday she's creating a special cabinet to look at housing and affordability.
New San Francisco Tenant Protections Make Evicting Renters, Raising Rent Even TougherSan Francisco supervisors today passed new tenant protections making it harder to evict renters or raise the rent after some evictions and making it easier for tenants to add roommates.