Alameda Family Faces $2,000 Rent IncreaseA family in the East Bay just learned their rent is about to go up by 133 percent: from $1,500 dollars a month to $3,500.
Lafayette City Leaders Considering Rent-Increase Moratorium In Possible First Step Toward Rent ControlRents are soaring in Lafayette, and complaints from residents are prompting city leaders to consider a moratorium on increases.
San Francisco Woman Facing $6,700 Rent Increase Posted Apartment On AirbnbA 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.
San Francisco Woman 'Repulsed' After Landlord Demands $6,700 More In Rent Each MonthA San Francisco woman is being forced to move out, after her landlord raised her rent by almost $7,000 a month.
Section 8 Tenants In Santa Clara County Hit Hard By Federal CutsFederal sequestration cuts are hitting Section 8 tenants in Santa Clara County hard, with rent increases coming for thousands of households.
Sequester Cuts Could Mean Rent Increase For Santa Clara County Section-8 HouseholdsThe 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.