Oakland Landlord Accused Of Using Violence To Force Family To Leave Neighbors are rallying around an East Bay family being threatened with eviction. The family said the landlord has even turned violent.
City Sues San Francisco Landlord Accused Of Bullying Elderly And Disabled TenantsA San Francisco landlord who is allegedly bullying elderly and disabled tenants into surrendering their rent-controlled apartments has been sued by the city.
Quest For Extra Cash With Airbnb Turns Into Nightmare For South Bay HomeownerA South Bay landlord who wanted to make some extra cash by renting out a room through Airbnb is in need of a place to stay herself since the tenants refuse to leave.
YouTube Parody Video Is Final Hope For Pair Unable To Find SF HousingFaced with square footages in the triple digits with rents approaching five digits, a pair of health care consultants grabbed a banjo, a video camera and some kitschy lyrics and uploaded the result YouTube to lament and possibly land a sweet new pad.
Marijuana Grower Must Pay Santa Rosa Landlord Almost $13,000 In Back RentA 23-year-old man was ordered to pay $12,614 in restitution to his former Santa Rosa landlord on Monday for lost rent after police uncovered an illegal marijuana grow operation there, according to the Sonoma County District Attorney's Office.
Grandmother In Rent-Controlled Apartment Accused Of Dealing Drugs By New San Francisco LandlordA 70-year-old grandmother is fighting to stay in her rent-controlled apartment in San Francisco’s Mission District after a new landlord accused her of buying drugs for neighbors.
Oakland Reaches $150,000 In Settlements With 2 Landlords Over ‘Appalling’ Conditions At Apartment ComplexesOakland City Attorney Barbara Parker said on Wednesday that her office has secured settlements that will require landlords to address what she says are unsafe and inhumane living conditions at two rental properties.
Tenant Of Rat-Infested Sacto Apartment Catches Rodents On Video To Get Out Of Her LeaseA Sacramento-area apartment infested with rats lead to an ugly landlord-tenant showdown. Neither side would budge until a video camera caught the critters creeping around.
Embroiled Uber Exec Complains His Landlord Is Trying To Make Him Move OutUber Sr. VP Emil Michael accused his landlord, tech industry lawyer John Danforth, of waging a harassment campaign designed to make Michael move.
Concord Seeking Arrest Warrant For 'Slumlord' Over Bedbug ViolationsBedbugs have led Concord to seek an arrest warrant for a landlord.
Oakland Passes Bill Forcing Landlords To Evict Sex WorkersOakland landlords can evict sex workers after the city council passed a bill that gives the city power to attempt to curb illegal activities.
San Francisco To 'Shame' Property Owners Into Earthquake-Retrofitting Their BuildingsSan Francisco will employ a new method of getting property owners to reinforce their buildings to better withstand earthquakes - shaming them into retrofitting their buildings.