Tough Housing Market Awaits Wine Country Wildfire VictimsThe many thousands who lost their houses, condos and apartments in those fires will have to find a new place to live in one of the toughest housing markets in the nation.
San Jose Mayor Seeks To Build 25,000 Homes By 2022The plan aims to complete, have under construction or have approved 25,000 more homes by 2022, 10,000 of which the mayor says will be affordable housing.
Gov. Brown Signs Bills Aimed At Fixing California Housing CrunchLawmakers and housing advocates cheered Gov. Jerry Brown's signature Friday of a package of bills aimed at tackling the growing affordable housing crisis in California.
Loophole Allows Landlord To Hike Rent For Tenderloin ApartmentsBig changes are in store for people living in an apartment building in San Francisco's Tenderloin District as their landlord uses a legal loophole that could force many tenants out of their homes.
Bills Addressing California Housing Crunch Pass AssemblyCalifornia lacks an estimated 1.5 million affordable housing units compared to demand, and the state's homelessness rate is disproportionately high.
Activists Want Google To Include Low-Income Housing In San Jose CampusThe Bay Area housing shortage has hit the South Bay hard and there are fears Google's planned mega campus could make it even more difficult for people to afford to live in San Jose.
Homeless San Jose State Professor Struggles Living Out Of Her CarA professor teaching at San Jose State University who can't afford a place to live in the South Bay tells KPIX 5 she is spending most nights sleeping in her car.
California Mayors Urge Lawmakers To Fix Housing ShortageThe mayors of San Francisco, Oakland and other big California cities urged lawmakers Wednesday to address the state's housing shortage.
Law Firm Beats Silicon Valley Real Estate Prices With Private JetA patent law firm with Silicon Valley clients has reportedly found a way to beat the area's high real estate prices, by flying in attorneys from Texas on a private jet.
Facebook Looks To Build Neighborhood As It Expands HeadquartersFacebook unveiled plans Friday to build a new neighborhood with housing and retail as it expands its Menlo Park offices.
State Senate Approves Real Estate Fee To Fund More Affordable HousingThe California state Senate has approved a new fee on real estate transactions to help generate hundreds of millions of dollars for affordable housing.
San Francisco Mayor Commits $44 Million To Teacher Housing ProjectMayor Ed Lee this week moved to commit $44 million in city funding toward building a long-delayed teacher housing project at a site in San Francisco’s Sunset District.