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.
Santa Cruz Considers Limiting Vacation Rentals To Ease Housing CrunchThe city of Santa Cruz is considering a dramatic step to try to ease the housing crunch by limiting vacation rentals.
Arson Investigation Into Oakland Apartment Fire ContinuesOne man is calling a recent fire at an Oakland construction site a war on housing.
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.