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Jana Dominquez (SFPD)

Woman Suspected Of Stealing $35K In Valuables From Airbnb Rental Home Arrested In Sonoma Co.

A 27-year-old Richmond woman suspected of stealing $35,000 from a home she rented in San Francisco through the online lodging website Airbnb this spring was picked up by authorities in Sonoma County last month for narcotics-related violations, a police spokeswoman said Wednesday.

08/05/2015

A for lease sign is posted in front of home for rent on April 21, 2015 in San Francisco, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

$4,252 Is San Francisco’s New Median Rent Price

San Francisco’s ridiculous rent prices have gotten even more obscene, with the median rent breaking the $4,000 mark.

06/30/2015

A picture shows the logo of online lodging service Airbnb displayed on a computer screen in the Airbnb offices in Paris on April 21, 2015.  AFP PHOTO / MARTIN BUREAU        (Photo credit should read MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/Getty Images)

Mountain View Man Renting Small Tent Near Google For $965 Per Month

The housing crisis in the South Bay is still in full swing.

06/24/2015

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Millions Of Apartment Renters In California Could Be Forced To Pay For Water During State’s Historic Drought

Millions of apartment dwellers in California have been given a free ride when it comes to water, but now that water supplies are running low, those renters could have an added new expense.

06/07/2015

A for lease sign is posted in front of home for rent on April 21, 2015 in San Francisco, California. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Median Rent Jumps To $4,225 In San Francisco

A shocking new number representing the median rent in San Francisco shows just how expensive it is to live in the city.

06/02/2015

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Just Graduated From College? If You’re Planning To Rent, Start Looking For Roommates

Congratulations! You’ve just graduated from college, landed a job, and you’re ready to take on the world. You may want to take on a roommate, or two, if you are planning to rent an apartment.

05/20/2015

A picture shows the logo of online lodging service Airbnb displayed on a computer screen in the Airbnb offices in Paris on April 21, 2015. AFP PHOTO / MARTIN BUREAU (Photo credit should read MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/Getty Images)

Quest For Extra Cash With Airbnb Turns Into Nightmare For South Bay Homeowner

A 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.

05/14/2015

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Planning Commission Recommends a 120 Night Per Year Hosting Cap On SF Airbnb Rentals

San Francisco’s Planning Commission has recommended putting a cap on hosting short-term housing rentals to 120 nights a year in an amendment proposed by Mayor Ed Lee and Supervisor Mark Farrell.

04/24/2015

Airbnb logo

Airbnb Offering Rentals In Cuba

Airbnb is taking advantage of the renewed relationship between the U.S. and Cuba by offering vacation rentals there.

04/13/2015

A home for sale in San Francisco

San Francisco Supervisor Wants To Tax Property Owners Who Let Their Units Sit Vacant

A San Francisco Supervisor wants to tax out-of-town property owners who let their units sit vacant.

02/05/2015

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