San Francisco Landlord Fined $2.4 Million For Illegal EvictionsA San Francisco Superior Court judge on Tuesday ruled against a landlord accused of ongoing harassment of tenants and illegal evictions in a lawsuit filed by the city, issuing a sweeping order that voided all pending evictions, prohibits further contact with tenants and levies nearly $2.4 million in penalties.
DA Angry With Ruling In East Palo Alto Landlord CaseAn East Palo Alto landlord was sentenced to probation, community service and a fine Wednesday for attempting to drive poor tenants out of his complex.
Oakland Apartment Building Residents Report Poor Conditions, BedbugsThe Oakland City Attorney’s office has secured an injunction against landlords of an East Oakland apartment building after residents said they are living in inhumane conditions.
Landlord Of Oakland Ghost Ship Warehouse Retains AttorneyThe landlord of an Oakland warehouse where 36 people died in a fire earlier this month has retained a Southern California-based attorney.
Oakland Landlord Fights 'Mega-Evictor' Label, Blames CityA landlord on Oakland’s Housing Task Force is being blamed for being part of the city's housing crisis.
East Palo Alto Landlord Accused Of Bullying Tenants Appears In CourtAn East Palo Alto landlord accused of bullying his tenants makes his first court appearance.
East Palo Alto Landlord, Son Arrested For Targeting Rent Controlled TenantsAn East Palo Alto landlord and his son are facing charges in connection with an alleged plot targeting tenants in rent controlled units.
Neighbors Fed Up With San Jose Apartment Complex Win Lawsuit Against LandlordNeighbors fed up with a landlord at a San Jose apartment complex are celebrating a legal victory this weekend.
89-Year-Old San Francisco Landlord Beaten Outside Her BuildingAn elderly woman was badly beaten in San Francisco’s Laurel Heights neighborhood Wednesday afternoon after she tried to wake up a woman sleeping behind her building.
San Francisco Sues Landlord, Agent For Refusing To Accept Housing VouchersSan Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera has sued a landlord and an apartment real estate agent for allegedly refusing to accept federal housing vouchers to subsidize apartment rents.
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.