Rent Increase

A sign advertising an apartment for rent in San Francisco, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Lafayette City Leaders Considering Rent-Increase Moratorium In Possible First Step Toward Rent Control

Rents are soaring in Lafayette, and complaints from residents are prompting city leaders to consider a moratorium on increases.

04/29/2015

Deb Follingstad, who lives in San Francisco's Bernal Heights, is facing a rent increase of more than $6,700. (CBS)

San Francisco Woman Facing $6,700 Rent Increase Posted Apartment On Airbnb

A woman in San Francisco’s Bernal Heights who went public after her landlord raised her rent by $6,700 a month is under fire for offering her rent-controlled apartment unit on Airbnb.

03/17/2015

Deb Follingstad, who lives in San Francisco's Bernal Heights, is facing a rent increase of more than $6,700. (CBS)

San Francisco Woman ‘Repulsed’ After Landlord Demands $6,700 More In Rent Each Month

A San Francisco woman is being forced to move out, after her landlord raised her rent by almost $7,000 a month.

03/17/2015

(CBS)

Section 8 Tenants In Santa Clara County Hit Hard By Federal Cuts

Federal sequestration cuts are hitting Section 8 tenants in Santa Clara County hard, with rent increases coming for thousands of households.

07/24/2013

(CBS)

Sequester Cuts Could Mean Rent Increase For Santa Clara County Section-8 Households

The Santa Clara County Housing Authority Commission will on Tuesday consider a proposed 5% rent increase for the 18,000 households participating in the local Section 8 housing voucher program.

06/04/2013