Apartment Complex Built Exclusively For The Homeless Opens In San JoseIt's a first for San Jose--a brand new apartment complex built exclusively to house the homeless is opening its doors to new tenants.
Santa Clara Co. Plans To Build Low Income Housing On Empty Lots Near HospitalsSanta Clara County cleared another hurdle today in its push to build hundreds of homes for low income residents on county land.
Bay Area Churches Gift Surplus Land To Use For Affordable Housing, Homeless ServicesThe problems of homelessness and gentrification seem to be getting worse every day. But now, Bay Area churches are stepping up to offer a down-to-earth solution to the housing crisis.
Report: New San Jose Google Tech Campus Will Make Rents SkyrocketA new report paints a dire picture of rent increases for residents when Google moves into San Jose.
Housing Bond Gives Help To First-Time Home Buyers In South BayHopeful first-time home buyers In San Jose lined up Wednesday for a chance to find out more about special loans that could help them with a down payment.
San Jose Seeks School District Help To Alleviate Homeless CrisisSan Jose city leaders are considering dueling measures to solve the homeless housing crisis by pushing to open country facilities to the homeless.
Oakland Program Doubles Available Housing For Low-Income FamiliesOfficials in Oakland on Wednesday were touting a new program that's helping increase the number of affordable rental units available for low-income families.
Oakland To Turn Tax-Defaulted Vacant Properties Into Low-Income HomesAlameda County is fighting high housing prices with a unique new program to help people get into a house or apartment.
Oakland Gospel Church Builds Low-Income Housing ComplexLow-income housing is scarce in Oakland, but one church is taking on the matter and working from the ground up.
Housing Authority Seeks To Help Residents Remain In Palo Alto's Only Mobile Home ParkA new, prospective partner has been brought in to help keep residents of Palo Alto's only mobile home park from moving away.
State Lawmakers In Tough Spot With Gov. Brown's Low-Income Housing DealCalifornia legislative leaders seeking a big influx of money for low-income housing got Gov. Jerry Brown on board, but there's a catch: Lawmakers will have to approve Brown's contested proposal to speed approval for developments that include affordable units.
Low-Income Community In Gilroy Overcharged On Property Taxes For 13 YearsA low-income housing community in Gilroy could be getting an unexpected payday after being over-charged on property taxes for more than a decade.
Proposed Low-Income Housing In Marin County Meets NIMBY OppositionOn Monday, Marin County will hold the first of three public hearings on low-income housing. Many homeowners are concerned about what could happen to their property values.
Phil Matier: SF Housing Authority Complaints Reflect Poorly On MayorThe embattled head of the San Francisco Housing Authority, under investigation and being sued over complaints of bullying and intimidating employees, has now come under fire by low income tenants who live in the buildings his agency manages.
Oakland Housing Authority Accepts Applications For Low-Income HousingThe Oakland Housing Authority began accepting online applications for its low-income housing waiting list on Monday, a process the city carries out every three years.