Residential

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

SoMa Residential Project May Be Leasing Rent-Controlled Units To Tourists, City Attorney Says

San Francisco City Attorney Dennis Herrera announced Thursday that a newly-constructed residential development project in the city’s South of Market neighborhood appears to be unlawfully leasing out rent-controlled units to tourists on a short-term basis.

08/06/2015

Black smoke billows our of an Ingleside residence in San Francisco. (Jose Delacruz Quintanilla/Instagram)

Fire Tears Through Home In San Francisco Ingleside District

San Francisco firefighters were looking for two people reported possibly in a lower-rear unit in a residential fire at 1100 Plymouth Ave. in the city’s Ingleside neighborhood Monday morning.

06/29/2015

A luxury condo in San Francisco's Mission District. (CBS)

Statewide Victory For Affordable Housing With California Supreme Court Ruling

The California Supreme Court has ruled that cities have broad authority to require builders to include a certain percentage of affordable housing in new projects.

06/15/2015

SAN RAFAEL, CA - MAY 17:  Real estate agents arrive at a brokers tour (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

CPUC Wants All New Homes To Produce All Their Own Energy Within 5 Years

California is setting an ambitious goal for home builders that would make all new houses produce as much energy as they use within the next five years.

06/09/2015

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San Leandro Homeowners Chosen For Earthquake Retrofit Funding Assistance

San Leandro Mayor Stephen Cassidy, along with the City Council announced Monday that the city is one of six jurisdictions that has been chosen by the California Earthquake Authority to be included in a statewide program that will provide new funding for residential seismic retrofit work.

12/23/2014

(CBS SF)

Raging Fires Destroy Massive Residential Complex In Los Angeles

Two raging fires in Los Angeles destroyed a massive residential complex under construction, heavily damaged another building under construction, and snarled rush hour traffic while raining ash over a large area early Monday.

12/08/2014

(Campbell Police Department)

Fire Captain Struck By Falling Debris While Battling 2-Alarm House Fire In Campbell

A fire captain has been injured by falling debris in a two-alarm house fire in Campbell that is not yet under control Monday morning.

12/01/2014

A sign is posted outside of the Twitter headquarters on October 25, 2013 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Survey Says Twitter Headquartered In San Francisco’s ‘Dirtiest’ Commercial Corridor

The four-block stretch of San Francisco’s Market Street from 7th to 11th streets is the dirtiest commercial corridor according to a new survey by city controller’s office.

11/24/2014

Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) speaks to reporters after finishing a speechabout th CIA on the Senate floor, on March 11, 2014 in Washington, DC. Sen. Dianne Feinstein Feinstein (D-CA) who is Chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee has accused the CIA of secretly removing documents from computers used by the Senate Intelligence. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Phil Matier: Is Senator Feinstein Putting San Francisco’s Mayor Lee On The Hot Seat Over Airbnb Legislation?

California Sen. Dianne Feinstein has some strong words about proposed Airbnb legislation under consideration by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors and doesn’t want anything getting pushed through too soon.

10/21/2014

(CBS SF)

Crews Control 2-Alarm Fire At Twin Peaks Apartment In San Francisco

Fire crews knocked down a two-alarm fire at a Twin Peaks apartment building in San Francisco Friday morning.

09/05/2014

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