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.
San Francisco Housing Developments Get Tangled In Red TapeIn San Francisco, red tape is getting in the way of new projects in three corners of the city.
Tens Of Thousands Of Youth Forced To Couch Surf In Silicon ValleyStartling new numbers show how tens of thousands of homeless young people are "couch surfing" their way through Santa Clara County.
Sunnyvale Home Sells For $782,000 Over Asking PriceEven in the real estate craziness of the Silicon Valley, the sale of a modest four-bedroom home in a quiet Sunnyvale neighborhood has stirred up quite a buzz.
San Francisco Close To Buying Troubled Haight Street McDonald'sCity officials in San Francisco say they are close to finalizing a deal to buy the notorious McDonald's at the end of Haight Street with the plan of eventually building affordable housing on the land.
Housing, Parking Garage Part Of Planned Transit Village At Walnut Creek BARTTwo of the Bay Area's biggest problems -- parking and housing -- likely will get some relief as a new parking garage and a 600-unit transit village go up next to BART's Walnut Creek station.
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.
$221,000 Salary Needed To Afford Silicon Valley HomeA new analysis found prospective Silicon Valley homeowners will need to earn more than $220,000 to afford a median priced home.
BART's South Bay Expansion Triggers Milpitas Housing BoomSanta Clara County’s history-making first BART train won’t rumble down the track until sometime next summer, but the foundation has already been laid for a massive construction boom that’s poised to transform the transit corridor.
San Francisco Sues Landlord Over Illegal 'Dungeon' Housing In BasementThe city discovered the unsafe conditions in the building on Christmas Day last year, when the fire department responded to a non-fire emergency call.
ATF Probe Of Massive Oakland Fire Comes Up EmptyThe cause of a four-alarm fire last month at a construction site in Oakland's Uptown neighborhood remains unknown, officials with the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives said.
San Francisco Offers To Buy Troubled Haight-Ashbury McDonald'sThe City of San Francisco has offered to buy a McDonald's located in the city's Haight-Ashbury District, but it's not getting into the burger business.