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.
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.
A San Francisco woman is being forced to move out, after her landlord raised her rent by almost $7,000 a month.
Federal sequestration cuts are hitting Section 8 tenants in Santa Clara County hard, with rent increases coming for thousands of 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.