Oakland Launches Resilience Playbook To Deal With Long-Term ChallengesOakland has developed a comprehensive plan to address economic security, equitable jobs, housing, community safety and threats from climate change.
San Francisco Looks To Build Housing For Its TeachersOne day after Governor Brown signed a bill allowing it, the San Francisco school district is looking to build housing for its employees.
New Home Sales Surge In Western States Despite Overall U.S. SlumpSales of new homes fell in all regions of the country except the West. The median price of a new home sold in August was $284,000.
Bay Area Housing Market Appears To Be Cooling OffNew numbers show home sales are actually slowing in the Bay Area.
Study: Only 17% Of California Homes Affordable On Average Teacher’s SalaryLess than 20 percent of California homes are affordable to teachers earning an average salary, and none of those homes are in Silicon Valley, according to a new analysis.
Roomster App Manages To Make Bay Area Apartment Hunting Even HarderAn app that's supposed to help people find roommates is actually making it harder for some apartment hunters on Craigslist to find a room.
Judge Orders Landlord To Fix Squalid Conditions At Oakland TenementTenants say that after the new owner purchased the building last year, he has been harrassing them, trying to get them to move out.
Oakland Beats San Francisco For Growth In Rental, Home PricesSan Francisco housing prices are high, but the fastest rate of growth in both rents and purchase prices is in Oakland.
New Development Plan From Metallica's Hetfield Welcomed By LocalsA new plan for development and preservation of open space in Marin County proposed by Metallica's James Hetfield is being welcomed by North Bay homeowners.
Oakland Residents Displaced From Building Under Renovation File LawsuitWith its lofts and turn of the century Victorians, West Oakland has become home to many Bay Area artists and musicians. But as gentrification transforms the neighborhood, those residents are getting pushed out.
California Home Sales Fall In July; Bay Area Prices EaseThe Bay Area's median sales price was $700,000, down 1.4 percent from an all-time high of $710,000.
Oakland Homes Selling For More Over Asking Price Than San Francisco'sA new report finds the Bay Area city with the highest percentage paid over asking price for homes from April through June was Oakland.